We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Giant Shipworm Relies on Bacteria in its Cells to Feed it.

News   Apr 26, 2017 | Original Story by Thea Singer of Northeastern University, USA.

 
Giant Shipworm a Huge Example of Chemoautotrophic Symbiosis

A dead specimen of the giant shipworm "Kuphus polythalamia" is preserved in ethanol at the Marine Science Center. Live specimens have eluded scientific description for hundreds of years. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Probing Yeast Cells to Understand Cell Misregulation

News

Manipulating yeast with optogenetics and microfluidics to explore the MAP kinase pathway may be key for drug discovery.

READ MORE

Therapeutic RNAs get Helping Hand from Green Tea Compound

News

An antioxidant in green tea called epigallocatechin gallate has been found to have a surprising use: sneaking therapeutic RNAs into cells.

READ MORE

Additional Evidence Shows HPV Vaccine is Safe

News

Further evidence has been generated to demonstrate the safety of the life-saving bivalent HPV vaccine.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Immunology & Microbiology

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE