"Planarians" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Nonparasitic free-living flatworms of the class Turbellaria. The most common genera are Dugesia, formerly Planaria, which lives in water, and Bipalium, which lives on land. Geoplana occurs in South America and California.
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Planarians" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Planarians" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Planarians" by people in Profiles.
Convergent evolution of a genotoxic stress response in a parasite-specific p53 homolog. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2022 09 13; 119(37):e2205201119.
The planarian wound epidermis gene equinox is required for blastema formation in regeneration. Nat Commun. 2022 05 18; 13(1):2726.
The good, the bad, and the ugly: From planarians to parasites. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2022; 147:345-373.
activin-2 is required for regeneration of polarity on the planarian anterior-posterior axis. PLoS Genet. 2021 03; 17(3):e1009466.
Cysteinyl-specialized proresolving mediators link resolution of infectious inflammation and tissue regeneration via TRAF3 activation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 03 09; 118(10).
Identification of TOR-responsive slow-cycling neoblasts in planarians. EMBO Rep. 2021 03 03; 22(3):e50292.
A Novel Taxon of Monosegmented Double-Stranded RNA Viruses Endemic to Triclad Flatworms. J Virol. 2020 10 27; 94(22).
Staphylococcus aureus-Derived a-Hemolysin Evokes Generation of Specialized Pro-resolving Mediators Promoting Inflammation Resolution. Cell Rep. 2020 10 13; 33(2):108247.
A small set of conserved genes, including sp5 and Hox, are activated by Wnt signaling in the posterior of planarians and acoels. PLoS Genet. 2019 10; 15(10):e1008401.
Fabrication of Thymoquinone-Loaded Albumin Nanoparticles by Microfluidic Particle Synthesis and Their Effect on Planarian Regeneration. Macromol Biosci. 2019 11; 19(11):e1900182.