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Platyhelminthes

Known as: Flatworm, Platyhelminths, Flatworms 
The taxanomic phylum of flatworms. Flatworms have simple bilateral symmetry, are unsegmented, soft-bodied, and have no body cavity and no specialized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Schistosoma mansoni is responsible for the neglected tropical disease schistosomiasis that affects 210 million people in 76… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A clear picture of animal relationships is a prerequisite to understand how the morphological and ecological diversity of animals… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Schistosoma japonicum is a parasitic flatworm that causes human schistosomiasis, which is a significant cause of morbidity in… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Developing networks follow common rules to shift from silent cells to coactive networks that operate via thousands of synapses… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
RNA interference (RNAi) quietly crept into biological research in the 1990s when unexpected gene-silencing phenomena in plants… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Almost a decade ago, a new phylogeny of bilaterian animals was inferred from small-subunit ribosomal RNA (rRNA) that claimed the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Complete small subunit ribosomal RNA gene (ssrDNA) and partial (D1-D3) large subunit ribosomal RNA gene (lsrDNA) sequences were… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Changes in ploidy occurred early in the diversification of some animal and plant lineages and represent an ongoing phenomenon in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Because of their simple organization the Acoela have been considered to be either primitive bilaterians or descendants of… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We describe "universal" DNA primers for polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplification of a 710-bp fragment of the mitochondrial… Expand
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