Towards understanding an ultimately simple metaorganism: impact of symbiotic microbes and algae on developmental processes of Hydra and their adaption within the host
Inter-species interactions in the freshwater polyp Hydra between symbiotic algae and host cells had been the subject of research since decades since they not onlyDiscover more
Metabolic co-dependence drives the evolutionarily ancient Hydra-Chlorella symbiosis.
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