Culture of Sexually Differentiated Hydra

  • Charles L. Rutherford
  • David Hessinger
  • Howard M. Lenhoff


To induce either the diecious Hydra littoralis or the monoecious Hydra viridis, to differentiate gonads.


Sexual Differentiation Culture Solution Brine Shrimp Carbon Dioxide Tension Past Result 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles L. Rutherford
    • 1
  • David Hessinger
    • 2
  • Howard M. Lenhoff
    • 3
  1. 1.Biology DepartmentVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityBlacksburgUSA
  2. 2.Department of Physiology and PharmacologyLoma Linda UniversityLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Department of Developmental and Cell BiologyUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

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