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Chemical Amputation and Regeneration of the Pharynx in the Planarian Schmidtea mediterranea
 

Chemical Amputation and Regeneration of the Pharynx in the Planarian Schmidtea mediterranea

Article doi: 10.3791/57168
March 26th, 2018

Summary March 26th, 2018

The planarian Schmidtea mediterranea is an excellent model for studying stem cells and tissue regeneration. This publication describes a method to selectively remove one organ, the pharynx, by exposing animals to the chemical sodium azide. This protocol also outlines methods for monitoring pharynx regeneration.

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