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Snail sheds foot to stay ahead of snake predators

3 October 2012

"I had no idea that snails did this, so it is interesting in that respect and may prompt someone to work out exactly how they do it," says Professor Susan Evans (UCL Cell & Developmental Biology), who researches limb loss in lizards. "What we really need to know is the developmental processes that underpin it." Read: New Scientist