One-celled life possessed tools for going multicellular

Amoeba uses some of same molecular machinery as more complex organisms

unicellular organism

MOLECULAR TOOLKIT  Capsaspora owczarzaki, a unicellular organism closely related to animals, uses molecular tools shared by multicellular organisms to move through its different life stages.

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