• important
  • hemolymph as a starting point to understand the role of this important invertebrate enzyme activity in snail biology and snail-schistosome interactions. (biomedcentral.com)
  • human
  • Sequencing of the whole genome was approved as a priority by National Human Genome Research Institute in August 2004, Its participants also included the "Biomphalaria glabrata Genome Initiative" and the Genome Center at Washington University in St. Louis. (wikipedia.org)
  • shell
  • In other families of snails the spire is situated on top of the shell, here what shows on top of the shell is in fact the umbilicus. (wikipedia.org)
  • The width of the shell of adults snails is 6-10 mm. (wikipedia.org)