Stages of jellyfish metamorphosis
22 Jan 2014
Stages of jellyfish metamorphosis seen using an electron microscope, featured on the cover of Current Biology.  You can see the polyp on the bottom right, the strobila and the immature jellyfish...
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Life cycle of moon jellyfish
22 Jan 2014
The life cycle of Aurelia contains two alternating generations - polyps and jellyfish. In the spring, each polyp transforms into multiple young jellyfish that detach from each other and start their...
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Adult moon jellyfish Aurelia aurita
22 Jan 2014
Adult moon jellyfish Aurelia aurita
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Konstantin Khalturin
22 Jan 2014
Konstantin Khalturin
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20 Jan 2014
Coral health and survival largely depend on the interaction between the host coral, a photosynthetic symbiont algae, and an associated community of micro-organisms. Hence, constructing a genetic...
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Porites australiensis coral in waters off Ishigaki Island, Japan
14 Jan 2014
Photo by Dr. Chuya Shinzato, OIST
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14 Jan 2014
Porites australiensis coral (A) with brown symbiodinium (B) growing on the coral Photo by Dr. Chuya Shinzato, OIST
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Dr. Chuya Shinzato
14 Jan 2014
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15 Oct 2013
Pearls are the only gems produced by living organisms. The academic journal, Zoological Science, published a special issue devoted to pearl...
Type: News Article
12 Jul 2013
The Marine Genomics Unit of OIST has decoded the genome of the algae Symbiodinium minutum. The paper was...
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11 Jul 2013
The Marine Genomics Unit of OIST has decoded the genome of the algae Symbiodinium minutum. The paper was published in the...
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11 Jul 2013
The Marine Genomics Unit of OIST has decoded the genome of the algae Symbiodinium minutum. The paper was...
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