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Document type:
Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't 
Author(s):
Alvarez, Marjorie; Reynaert, Nicole; Chávez, Myra N; Aedo, Geraldine; Araya, Francisco; Hopfner, Ursula; Fernández, Juan; Allende, Miguel L; Egaña, Jose T 
Title:
Generation of Viable Plant-Vertebrate Chimeras. 
Abstract:
The extreme dependence on external oxygen supply observed in animals causes major clinical problems and several diseases are related to low oxygen tension in tissues. The vast majority of the animals do not produce oxygen but a few exceptions have shown that photosynthetic capacity is physiologically compatible with animal life. Such symbiotic photosynthetic relationships are restricted to a few aquatic invertebrates. In this work we aimed to explore if we could create a chimerical organism by i...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
PLoS ONE 
Year:
2015 
Journal volume:
10 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
e0130295 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1932-6203 
TUM Institution:
Lehrstuhl für Plastische Chirurgie und Handchirurgie (Prof. Machens)