Reports

Transformation of Tetramitus Amebae into Flagellates

Science  27 Feb 1970:
Vol. 167, Issue 3922, pp. 1269-1270
DOI: 10.1126/science.167.3922.1269

Abstract

Methods have beeni developed for controlling the transformation of Tetramitus rostratus, a protozoan able to reproduce either as an ameba or as a flagellate. An essential conidition for transformation is a low concentration of oxygen in the environment.

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