Contributions to Zoology, 81 (2) – 2012

Editorial

Left-right asymmetry in plants and animals: a gold mine for research

Menno Schilthuizen1,2,4, Barbara Gravendeel1,2,3

1.  Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis, Darwinweg 2, 2333 CR Leiden, The Netherlands

2.  Institute Biology Leiden, Leiden University, P.O. Box 9516, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands

3.  University of Applied Sciences Leiden, P.O. Box 382, 2300 AJ Leiden, The Netherlands

4. menno.schilthuizen@ncbnaturalis.nl

Keywords: chirality,development,evolution,evo-devo.