Planarian regeneration model


An artificial intelligence system has for the first time reverse-engineered the regeneration mechanism of planaria — the small worms whose power to regrow body parts makes them a research model in human regenerative medicine. The discovery presents the first model of regeneration discovered by a non-human intelligence and the first comprehensive model of planarian regeneration, which has eluded human scientists for a century.22

More information: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/06/150604162447.htm

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