, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 311–324 | Cite as

Regeneration in invertebrates

  • Giovanni Giudice
  • Giuseppina Turturici
  • Fabiana Geraci
  • Gabriella Sconzo


The mechanisms of regeneration are reviewed from a genetic, cytological and molecular biological points of view. Planarians and Hydra have been chosen and illustrated as biological examples.


Regeneration Hydra planaria 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Giudice
    • 1
  • Giuseppina Turturici
    • 2
  • Fabiana Geraci
    • 2
  • Gabriella Sconzo
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Biologia Cellulare e dello SviluppoPalermoItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Biologia Cellulare e dello SviluppoUniversità di PalermoPalermoItaly

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