Current Projects

  • Corals and climate change, regarding the assessment of shifts in pathogen and beneficial bacterial composition in response to warming waters, ocean acidification and other effects of increased CO2 in the earth's atmosphere.
  • Symbiosis and gene transfer in the marine environment.
  • Discovery of novel compounds from shark and stingray epidermal bacteria that display antimicrobial activity.
  • Development of probiotics for dolphins.

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