• Beggiatoa Being Sampled
  • Tuft of Orange Beggiatoa from Guaymas Basin

Recent publications have featured the Orange Beggiatoa from Guaymas Basin. We were able to sequence it's genome from a single filament collected on an Alvin dive.

Applied and Enviromental Microbiology

Single-filament genome-enabled indentification of an abundant octaheme cytochrome with hydroxylamine oxidase, hydrazine oxidase and nitrite reductase activities.

Featured Faculty

Jennifer Biddle

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Associate Professor Marine Biosciences


CEOE School & Departments

School of Marine Science & Policy

Advancing the understanding, stewardship, and conservation of estuarine, coastal, and ocean environments.

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Department of Geological Sciences

Discovering how geological processes have operated over various time scales to create and influence the planet’s surface environments.

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Department of Geography

Investigating the interactions between people and the environment and the processes that explain the location of human and natural phenomena.

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