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  • Genetic variability and differentiation in niche components of marine phytoplankton species 

    Brand, Larry E. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1980-01)
    The acclimated asexual reproduction rates of many clones of Emiliania huxleyi (82), Gephrocapsa oceanica (19), Cyclococcolithina leptopora (31), Prorocentrum micans (28), Dissodinium lunula (22), Thoracosphaera heimi ...
  • Genetic variation at aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR) loci in populations of Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) inhabiting polluted and reference habitats 

    Reitzel, Adam M.; Karchner, Sibel I.; Franks, Diana G.; Evans, Brad R.; Nacci, Diane E.; Champlin, Denise; Vieira, Veronica M.; Hahn, Mark E. (BioMed Central, 2014-01-14)
    The non-migratory killifish Fundulus heteroclitus inhabits clean and polluted environments interspersed throughout its range along the Atlantic coast of North America. Several populations of this species have successfully ...
  • The genome of deep-sea vent chemolithoautotroph Thiomicrospira crunogena XCL-2 

    Scott, Kathleen M.; Sievert, Stefan M.; Abril, Fereniki N.; Ball, Lois A.; Barrett, Chantell J.; Blake, Rodrigo A.; Boller, Amanda J.; Chain, Patrick S. G.; Clark, Justine A.; Davis, Carisa R.; Detter, Chris; Do, Kimberly F.; Dobrinski, Kimberly P.; Faza, Brandon I.; Fitzpatrick, Kelly A.; Freyermuth, Sharyn K.; Harmer, Tara L.; Hauser, Loren J.; Hugler, Michael; Kerfeld, Cheryl A.; Klotz, Martin G.; Kong, William W.; Land, Miriam L.; Lapidus, Alla; Larimer, Frank W.; Longo, Dana L.; Lucas, Susan; Malfatti, Stephanie A.; Massey, Steven E.; Martin, Darlene D.; McCuddin, Zoe; Meyer, Folker; Moore, Jessica L.; Ocampo, Luis H.; Paul, John H.; Paulsen, Ian T.; Reep, Douglas K.; Ren, Qinghu; Ross, Rachel L.; Sato, Priscila Y.; Thomas, Phaedra; Tinkham, Lance E.; Zeruth, Gary T. (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2006-11-14)
    Presented here is the complete genome sequence of Thiomicrospira crunogena XCL-2, representative of ubiquitous chemolithoautotrophic sulfur-oxidizing bacteria isolated from deep-sea hydrothermal vents. This gammaproteob ...
  • Genome of the epsilonproteobacterial chemolithoautotroph Sulfurimonas denitrificans 

    Sievert, Stefan M.; Scott, Kathleen M.; Klotz, Martin G.; Chain, Patrick S. G.; Hauser, Loren J.; Hemp, James; Hugler, Michael; Land, Miriam L.; Lapidus, Alla; Larimer, Frank W.; Lucas, Susan; Malfatti, Stephanie A.; Meyer, Folker; Paulsen, Ian T.; Ren, Qinghu; Simon, Jorg; USF Genomics Class (American Society for Microbiology, 2007-12-07)
    Sulfur-oxidizing epsilonproteobacteria are common in a variety of sulfidogenic environments. These autotrophic and mixotrophic sulfur-oxidizing bacteria are believed to contribute substantially to the oxidative portion of ...
  • Genome sequence of the metazoan plant-parasitic nematode Meloidogyne incognita 

    Abad, Pierre; Gouzy, Jerome; Aury, Jean-Marc; Castagnone-Sereno, Philippe; Danchin, Etienne G. J.; Deleury, Emeline; Perfus-Barbeoch, Laetitia; Anthouard, Veronique; Artiguenave, Francois; Blok, Vivian C.; Caillaud, Marie-Cecile; Coutinho, Pedro M.; Da Silva, Corinne; De Luca, Francesca; Deau, Florence; Esquibet, Magali; Flutre, Timothe; Goldstone, Jared V.; Hamamouch, Noureddine; Hewezi, Tarek; Jaillon, Olivier; Jubin, Claire; Leonetti, Paola; Magliano, Marc; Maier, Tom R.; Markov, Gabriel V.; McVeigh, Paul; Pesole, Graziano; Poulain, Julie; Robinson-Rechavi, Marc; Sallet, Erika; Segurens, Beatrice; Steinbach, Delphine; Tytgat, Tom; Ugarte, Edgardo; van Ghelder, Cyril; Veronico, Pasqua; Baum, Thomas J.; Blaxter, Mark; Bleve-Zacheo, Teresa; Davis, Eric L; Ewbank, Jonathan J.; Favery, Bruno; Grenier, Eric; Henrissat, Bernard; Jones, John T.; Laudet, Vincent; Maule, Aaron G.; Quesneville, Hadi; Rosso, Marie-Noelle; Schiex, Thomas; Smant, Geert; Weissenbach, Jean; Wincker, Patrick (Nature Publishing Group, 2008-07-27)
    Plant-parasitic nematodes are major agricultural pests worldwide and novel approaches to control them are sorely needed. We report the draft genome sequence of the root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita, a biotrophic ...
  • Genomic survey of candidate stress-response genes in the estuarine anemone Nematostella vectensis 

    Reitzel, Adam M.; Sullivan, James C.; Traylor-Knowles, Nikki; Finnerty, John R. (Marine Biological Laboratory, 2008-06)
    Salt marshes are challenging habitats due to natural variability in key environmental parameters including temperature, salinity, ultraviolet light, oxygen, sulfides, and reactive oxygen species. Compounding this natural ...
  • Genotypic diversity within a natural coastal bacterioplankton population 

    Thompson, Janelle R.; Pacocha, Sarah E.; Pharino, Chanathip; Klepac-Ceraj, Vanja; Hunt, Dana E.; Benoit, Jennifer; Sarma-Rupavtarm, Ramahi; Distel, Daniel L.; Polz, Martin F. (2005-01-04)
    The genomic diversity and relative importance of unique genotypes within natural bacterial populations has remained largely unknown. Here, we analyze the diversity and annual dynamics of a group of coastal bacterioplankton ...
  • Geobiology of marine magnetotactic bacteria 

    Simmons, Sheri L. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-06)
    Magnetotactic bacteria (MTB) biomineralize intracellular membrane-bound crystals of magnetite (Fe3O4) or greigite (Fe3S4), and are abundant in the suboxic to anoxic zones of stratified marine environments worldwide. Their ...
  • Geochemical signatures in otoliths record natal origins of American shad 

    Walther, Benjamin D.; Thorrold, Simon R.; Olney, John E. (American Fisheries Society, 2008-01-03)
    Population connectivity is a critical component in the life history dynamics of anadromous fishes and in the persistence of local populations. We used geochemical signatures in the otoliths of American shad Alosa sapidissima ...
  • Georges Bank : a leaky incubator of Alexandrium fundyense blooms 

    McGillicuddy, Dennis J.; Townsend, David W.; Keafer, Bruce A.; Thomas, M. A.; Anderson, Donald M. (2012-09-21)
    A series of oceanographic surveys on Georges Bank document variability of populations of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense on time scales ranging from synoptic to seasonal to interannual. Blooms of A. fundyense ...
  • Global climate patterns explain range-wide synchronicity in survival of a migratory seabird 

    Jenouvrier, Stephanie; Thibault, Jean-Claude; Viallefont, Anne; Vidal, Patrick; Ristow, Dietrich; Mougin, Jean-Louis; Brichetti, Pierandrea; Borg, John J.; Bretagnolle, Vincent (2008-08-25)
    To predict the impact of climate change over the whole species distribution range, comparison of adult survival variations over large spatial scale is of primary concern for long-lived species populations that are ...
  • Global transcriptional profiling of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense using Massively Parallel Signature Sequencing 

    Erdner, Deana L.; Anderson, Donald M. (BioMed Central, 2006-04-25)
    Dinoflagellates are one of the most important classes of marine and freshwater algae, notable both for their functional diversity and ecological significance. They occur naturally as free-living cells, as endosymbionts ...
  • The global, complex phenomena of harmful algal blooms 

    Glibert, Patricia M.; Anderson, Donald M.; Gentien, Patrick; Graneli, Edna; Sellner, Kevin G. (Oceanography Society, 2005-06)
    Marine and fresh waters team with life, much of it microscopic, and most of it harmless; in fact, it is this microscopic life on which all aquatic life ultimately depends for food. Microscopic algae also play an ...
  • The globally distributed genus Alexandrium : multifaceted roles in marine ecosystems and impacts on human health 

    Anderson, Donald M.; Alpermann, Tilman J.; Cembella, Allan D.; Collos, Yves; Masseret, Estelle; Montresor, Marina (2011-10)
    The dinoflagellate genus Alexandrium is one of the major harmful algal bloom (HAB) genera with respect to the diversity, magnitude and consequences of blooms. The ability of Alexandrium to colonize multiple habitats and ...
  • Glutathione redox dynamics and expression of glutathione-related genes in the developing embryo 

    Timme-Laragy, Alicia R.; Goldstone, Jared V.; Imhoff, Barry R.; Stegeman, John J.; Hahn, Mark E.; Hansen, Jason M. (2013-06)
    Embryonic development involves dramatic changes in cell proliferation and differentiation that must be highly coordinated and tightly regulated. Cellular redox balance is critical for cell fate decisions, but it is susceptible ...
  • Gradients in dimethylsulfide, dimethylsulfoniopropionate, dimethylsulfoxide, and bacteria near the sea surface 

    Zemmelink, Hendrik J.; Houghton, Leah; Sievert, Stefan M.; Frew, Nelson M.; Dacey, John W. H. (Inter-Research, 2005-06-23)
    Gradients of dimethylsulfide (DMS), dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP), dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO), and bacterial numbers and diversity from the surface microlayer to 500 cm depth were assessed in coastal waters surrounding ...
  • The great 2012 Arctic Ocean summer cyclone enhanced biological productivity on the shelves 

    Zhang, Jinlun; Ashjian, Carin J.; Campbell, Robert G.; Hill, Victoria; Spitz, Yvette H.; Steele, Michael (John Wiley & Sons, 2014-01-16)
    A coupled biophysical model is used to examine the impact of the great Arctic cyclone of early August 2012 on the marine planktonic ecosystem in the Pacific sector of the Arctic Ocean (PSA). Model results indicate that the ...
  • Growth and development of larval bay scallops (Argopecten irradians) in response to early exposure to high CO2 

    White, Meredith M. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2013-02)
    Coastal and estuarine environments experience large variability and rapid shifts in pCO2 levels. Elevated pCO2, or ocean acidification, often negatively affects early life stages of calcifying m ...
  • Growth rate and age effects on Mya arenaria shell chemistry: Implications for biogeochemical studies 

    Strasser, Carly A.; Mullineaux, Lauren S.; Walther, Benjamin D. (Elsevier B.V., 2008-01-30)
    The chemical composition of bivalve shells can reflect that of their environment, making them useful indicators of climate, pollution, and ecosystem changes. However, biological factors can also influence chemical properties ...
  • Gulf of Maine seals - fisheries interactions and integrated research : final report 

    Nichols, Owen C.; Bogomolni, Andrea L.; Bradfield, Elizabeth C.; Early, Greg A.; Sette, Lisa; Wood, Stephanie (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2011-10)
    The 2011 meeting, “Gulf of Maine Seals: Fisheries Interactions and Integrated Research”, held at the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies (PCCS), featured posters and oral presentations as well as a series of discussion ...