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Vorticella

A genus of stalked, inverted bell-shaped, ciliated protozoa in the phylum Ciliophora.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
In this paper we present bio-inspired smart structures which exploit the actuation of flexible ionic polymer composites and the… Expand
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2012
2012
Recent phylogenetic analyses of the peritrich genus Vorticella have suggested that it might be paraphyletic, with one Vorticella… Expand
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2008
2008
Vorticella convallaria is one of the fastest and most powerful cellular machines. The cell body is attached to a substrate by a… Expand
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2008
2008
In order to re-evaluate the systematics of sessilid peritrich ciliates, small subunit (SSU) rRNA gene sequences were determined… Expand
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2004
2004
SummaryClearance rates of epizooic ciliates (Vorticella sp.) were measured together with their host, a planktonic cladoceran… Expand
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2003
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2003
The aim of this study was to investigate the acute toxicity of pulp-paper industry wastewater using traditional and enrichment… Expand
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1998
1998
Stalk contraction and zooid contraction of living Vorticella convallaria were studied by high-speed video cinematography… Expand
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1998
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1998
The Hawkesbury-Nepean River is a regulated coastal river in New South Wales, Australia. Between March 1992 and March 1993, the… Expand
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1994
1994
  • Katoh, Naitoh
  • The Journal of experimental biology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 1608302
1. Vorticella extracted with Triton X-100 contracted (i.e. the cell body shrank and the stalk coiled) when the external Ca2… Expand
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1972
1972
The stalk of Carchesium and Vorticella coils by the action of a contractile organelle. The organelle lies within a thread of… Expand
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