Stijn Mouton

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Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi The free-living flatworm Macrostomum lignano: a new model organism for ageing research
    Stijn Mouton
    Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Exp Gerontol 44:243-9. 2009
  2. pmc Demographic analysis reveals gradual senescence in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano
    Stijn Mouton
    Nematology Unit, Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Front Zool 6:15. 2009
  3. doi Lack of metabolic ageing in the long-lived flatworm Schmidtea polychroa
    Stijn Mouton
    Laboratory for Ageing Physiology and Molecular Evolution, Biology Department, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Exp Gerontol 46:755-61. 2011
  4. pmc Stem cells propagate their DNA by random segregation in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano
    Freija Verdoodt
    Nematology Unit, Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e30227. 2012
  5. doi Embryonic origins of hull cells in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano through cell lineage analysis: developmental and phylogenetic implications
    Maxime Willems
    Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Dev Genes Evol 219:409-17. 2009
  6. doi Ontogeny of the complex sperm in the macrostomid flatworm Macrostomum lignano (Macrostomorpha, Rhabditophora)
    Maxime Willems
    Nematology Section, Department of Biology, Ghent University, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Morphol 270:162-74. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi The free-living flatworm Macrostomum lignano: a new model organism for ageing research
    Stijn Mouton
    Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Exp Gerontol 44:243-9. 2009
    ..We also give an overview of the available experimental tools that allow a multidisciplinary approach for studying ageing in M. lignano...
  2. pmc Demographic analysis reveals gradual senescence in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano
    Stijn Mouton
    Nematology Unit, Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Front Zool 6:15. 2009
    ....
  3. doi Lack of metabolic ageing in the long-lived flatworm Schmidtea polychroa
    Stijn Mouton
    Laboratory for Ageing Physiology and Molecular Evolution, Biology Department, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Exp Gerontol 46:755-61. 2011
    ..86 while later in life, it increased to an unusually large value of 1.17, indicating that mass-specific metabolic rate increases with size in adult S. polychroa...
  4. pmc Stem cells propagate their DNA by random segregation in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano
    Freija Verdoodt
    Nematology Unit, Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e30227. 2012
    ..lignano distribute their DNA randomly during cell division, and that label-retention is a direct result of cellular quiescence, rather than a sign of co-segregation of labeled strands...
  5. doi Embryonic origins of hull cells in the flatworm Macrostomum lignano through cell lineage analysis: developmental and phylogenetic implications
    Maxime Willems
    Department of Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Dev Genes Evol 219:409-17. 2009
    ..We discuss the relation between macrostomid development and the development of other spiralians and the question of whether hull cells are homologous within rhabditophoran flatworms...
  6. doi Ontogeny of the complex sperm in the macrostomid flatworm Macrostomum lignano (Macrostomorpha, Rhabditophora)
    Maxime Willems
    Nematology Section, Department of Biology, Ghent University, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Morphol 270:162-74. 2009
    ..The implications of the development of this bristle complex on both sperm maturation and the evolution and function of the bristles are discussed. The assumed homology between bristles and flagellae questioned...