Spisula

Known as: Spisulas 
A genus of surf clams in the family Mactridae, class BIVALVIA. They are often used in EMBRYOLOGY research.
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2016
2016
Growth of the Atlantic surfclam, Spisula solidissima solidissima, was compared with that of the southern Atlantic surfclam… (More)
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2008
2008
The evolutionary origin of centriole/kinetosomes, centrosomes, and other microtubule organizing centers (MTOCs), whether by… (More)
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2006
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2006
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Particle selection was studied in 10 species of suspension-feeding bivalves by comparing the proportion of algae in the… (More)
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2004
2004
Initial studies suggested that spatial organization of the putative polar body contractile ring was determined by the peripheral… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
We have described methods for the preparation of lysates and isolation of centrosomes from parthenogenetically activated oocytes… (More)
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1998
1998
A molecular DNA probe was developed for identification of larvae of the commercial surfclam Spisula solidissima (family Mactridae… (More)
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1997
1997
Centrosome-dependent microtubule nucleation involves the interaction of tubulin subunits with pericentriolar material. To study… (More)
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1992
1992
A cell-free system has been developed that executes centriole duplication. Surf clam (Spisula solidissima) oocytes, arrested at… (More)
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1983
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1983
Cleavage in embryos of the sea urchin Arbacia punctulata consists of eight very rapid divisions that require continual protein… (More)
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1981
1981
Systematic variations in annual growth increments, formed over a 16-year period in shells of the marine bivalve mollusc Spisula… (More)
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