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Marine organism are often kept, cultured, and experimented on in running seawater aquaria. However, surprisingly little attention is given to the nutrient composition of the water flowing through these systems, which is generally assumed to equal in situ conditions,...

["Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science","Cell Biology","Ecology","Environmental Sciences","Marine Biology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.1430
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Sponges have a remarkable capacity to rapidly regenerate in response to wound infliction. In addition, sponges rapidly renew their filter systems (choanocytes) to maintain a healthy population of cells. This study describes the cell kinetics of choanocytes in the...

["Cell Biology","Ecology","Marine Biology","Anatomy and Physiology","Histology"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.820

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