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Schistosoma Mansoni

Caption: This is the expression of a serotonin receptor (bright green) in the Schistosoma mansoni nervous system. The muscles of the oral sucker and the muscular lining of the digestive tract appear in red.

Credit: Nidhi Sharma, Institute of Parasitology, McGill University

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