Cilia on coral reef polyps found to generate horizontal currents

A large international team of researchers has found that cilia on coral reef polyps generate horizontal currents that are used to carry mucus across the surface of a reef. In their paper published in the journal Current Biology, the group describes how they discovered the currents generated by the cilia and experiments they conducted to learn more about their purpose.

This post was originally published on this site

Lawyers Lookup -