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i was surprised to see one student culturing sponge cells to obtain spicules in iquest programme may i know how to grow sponge obtained from sea in lab conditions ?
Answer 1:

This publication reports about the culturing of sponges:
Biomolecular Engineering 20 (2003) 339 - 347
Long-term culture of sponge explants: conditions enhancing survival and growth, and assessment of bioactivity
Sonia de Caralt, Gemma Agell, Mara-J. Uriz


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