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Synonyms for axolotl

larval salamander of mountain lakes of Mexico that usually lives without metamorphosing

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Echeverri's prior research had shown that, in both axolotls and humans, the c-Fos gene is up-regulated in the glial cells of the nervous system after SCI.
There is also Hegemann's youth -- she is just 25 -, and the fact that she had already written plays, produced a short film and won the Max Ophuels Prize before publishing the novel "Axolotl Roadkill."
However, for Axolotl blastema, we could not obtain adequate results regarding the cellular components.
Studies in both axolotl limb and zebrafish fin regeneration, using GFP- or transposon-based clonal analysis, have demonstrated that the cells are lineage-restricted, which suggests that the blastema is a heterogeneous assortment of lineage-restricted progenitor cells [31, 32] (Figure 1(b)).
For the Huxleys, the most fitting amphibian mascot was therefore not the frog but the axolotl. This Peter Pan of salamanders "fails to metamorphose, and attains full size and sexual maturity while keeping its larval characters," including gills for a fully aquatic lifestyle (J.
To be launched are An Lim's The Axolotl Colony: Stories, Capili's Migrations and Mediations: The Emergence of Southeast Asian Diaspora Writers in Australia, 1972-2007, and Jose's Selected Stories.
Among the less cuddly animals was a rare blue tongued skink and an axolotl which looks like a fish with legs.
Recent decline and potential distribution in the last remnant area of the microendemic Mexican axolotl (Ambystoma mexicanum).
Continuing on a similar theme, her first novel, "Axolotl Roadkill" (2010), was published when she was 17, becoming a bestseller while setting off a storm of controversy with the critics.
Picking up fruit and freeing trapped axolotl is all fine and dandy until you realize that an additional three medals can only be won by completing the level within the stated minimum bounce number.