Search Online Resources:
Microbial Life in Marine Environments
Results 1 - 10 of 33 matches
The Discovery of the Lost City Hydrothermal Field, 2000 part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Cyanobacteria and the Cryptobiotic Crust part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Toxic Blooms: Understanding Red Tides part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Post-Viking Microbiology: New Approaches, New Data, New Insights part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This journal article, published in 1999, discusses the advances made in microbiology and microbial ecology in the 20 years since the Viking missions to Mars. The article briefly reviews this new ...
Structure of a microbial mat at Great Sippewissett Marsh, Cape Cod, Massachusetts part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This journal article reports the findings from a study analyzing the microzonation of phototrophic bacteria in a flat laminated microbial mat at Great Sippewissett Salt Marsh on Cape Cod, MA. It ...
The Microbial Basis of Life at Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vents part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This article discusses the sampling and in situ experiments carried out by ALVIN at various hydrothermal vent sites as well as the microbes associated with these sites. Major topics are black smokers ...
The Physiology of Vesicular-Arbuscular Endomycorrhizal Symbiosis part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This review article discusses the physiology of vesicular-arbuscular (VA) mycorrhizal symbiosis in categories reflecting successive stages in its formation and function: activation of the VA ...
The Genus Xenorhabdus: Entomopathogenic Bacteria for Use in Teaching General Microbiology part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This paper presents a brief description of insect-pathogenic bacteria in Xenorhabdus and their life cycle, followed by a protocol that can be easily adapted for classroom teaching. Xenorhabdus is of ...
Ciliates by the Slice part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This educational journal article details fast and easy methods for collecting benthic ciliates from sandy sediments for identification and quantification. It describes the habitat of benthic ...