Researchers: First animal cell was not simple; it could “transdifferentiate” | Uncommon Descent

From the paper: “… these analyses offer no support for the homology of sponge choanocytes and choanoflagellates, nor for the view that the first multicellular animals were simple balls of cells with limited capacity to differentiate.”

Source: Researchers: First animal cell was not simple; it could “transdifferentiate” | Uncommon Descent

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