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Worms, They’re Just Like Us! [Infographic]

Despite being a relatively small and simple organism, the nematode C.elegans and we humans share many similarities at the molecular level. It is for this reason that C. elegans make a good candidate for a model organism. Check out the below infographic to learn more about some of these similarities that make C. elegans an ideal model organism.

Despite being a relatively simple organism, the nematode C.elegans and humans share many similarities at the molecular level, which is why they make a good candidate for a model organism.
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