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What's New

  • November, 2010
    • The NBRP OJRES was opened.
About Oxycomanthus Japonicus RESources

Echinoderms are one of the major phyla in deuterostomes and important for understanding evolution of deuterostomes. Sea urchins, sea stars and sea cucumbers have been studied as representative echinoderms because their high availability; however, these animals lost some characteristics of original echinoderms. read more

Contact Information

Misaki Marine Biological Station, the University of Tokyo