Working groups

The working groups where created to improve the research and encourage collaboration within and outside the Platynereis community. To join any working group, send us an email at

Cultering Working Group
Advancements, issues or notable methodologies on Platynereis cultering.

Cryopreservation Working Group
Establishing Platynereis sperm and larvae cryopreservation.

Strain and Gene Nomenclature Working group

Ensembl Metazoa Working Group

Promotor/ Ennhancer Working Group

Light Microscopy Working Group
Hosting light imaging data in a common database.

Shared Resources Working Group
Generating a central resources database for the community.

Plasmid Maintenance Working Group

Community Website Working Group
Development and maintenance of the Platynereis website.