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Debate on Evolution of Multicellular Organisms Starts to Gain Focus

Byrne, P. Debate on Evolution of Multicellular Organisms Starts to Gain FocusScientific American, September 30, 2013. [pdf].

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/debate-on-evolution-of-multicellular-organisms-starts-to-gain-focus/

Original article published as ” Debating the Evolution of Multicellularity” in Quanta Magazine, September 25, 2013. [pdf]

https://www.quantamagazine.org/exploring-the-evolution-of-multicellularity-with-cassandra-extavour-20130925/

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Transcriptomics for the Animal Kingdom: Using RNA-Seq to study nonmodel organisms

Maxmen, A. Transcriptomics for the Animal Kingdom: Using RNA-Seq to study nonmodel organismsThe Scientist, July 1, 2013. [pdf]

https://www.the-scientist.com/lab-tools/transcriptomics-for-the-animal-kingdom-39096

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oskar Reveals Missing Link in Co-optive Evolution

Abouheif, E. Evolution: oskar Reveals Missing Link in Co-optive Evolution  Current Biology 23(1): R24-R25 (2013) [pdf]

https://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(12)01372-3

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Solving a biological mystery: researchers find gene related to germ cell formation older than thought

Reuell, P. Solving a biological mystery: researchers find gene related to germ cell formation older than thoughtHarvard Gazette, December 10, 2012. [pdf]

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The bounty of EDEN: program encourages use of alternative creatures in studies

Sly, J. The bounty of EDEN: program encourages use of alternative creatures in studiesHarvard Gazette, December 10 (2012) [pdf]

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National Public Radio (NPR) Science Friday: CreatureCast Episode 2

Tintori, S. and Extavour, C.G., CreatureCast Episode 2 about evolution and development of multicellular organisms and germ cells, Casey Dunn’s CreatureCast Blog (2009) video