Example sentences for: diatom

How can you use “diatom” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • ‘When a diatom divides, each daughter cell makes a new half shell’, explains Tiffany.

  • (http://genome.jgi-psf.org/diatom/).

  • It might also be possible to use diatom shells as delivery vehicles for drugs, suggests chemical engineer Tony Rogers, an assistant professor at Michigan Technological University (Houghton, Michigan, United States).

  • Nevertheless, diatom shells come in a dazzling array of forms and sizes (Figure 1; Box 1).

  • There are only two main types of diatom: centric diatoms, which often have a circular symmetry, and pennate diatoms, which are usually bilaterally symmetrical.

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