Research groups

In this page you will find the different research groups or individuals that are working with planarians.

Tricladida Evolution and Diversity Research Groups and Individuals

The Riutort Lab - Evolution of Tricladida flatworms. Universitat de Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

The Leal-Zanchet Lab - Diversity and ecology of land and freshwater triclads from Brazil. Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, São Leopoldo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

The Carbayo Lab - Diversity and ecology of land triclads from Brazil. University of São Paulo , São Paulo, Brazil.

Dr. Ronald Sluys - Taxonomy of Tricladida. Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Dr. Giacinta Angela Stocchino - Taxonomy of Tricladida. Università degli Studi di Sassari, Sardinia, Italy.

Dr. Hugh Jones - Taxonomy and ecology of terrestrial planarians. University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

Tricladida Regeneration and Development Research Groups

The Cebrià Lab - Regeneration of planarians. Universitat de Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

The Sánchez Lab - Regeneration of planarians. Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO, USA.

The Reddien Lab - Regeneration of planarians. MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA.

The Rink Lab - Regeneration of planarians. Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany.

The Midori Lab - Development of planarians. Keio University, Tokyo, Japan.


Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith