Physical drivers of plankton variability in a shelf sea
Prof J Sharples, Dr C Mahaffey, Dr J Hopkins, Dr J Polton
23 January 2019
Introduction. The phytoplankton, microscopic single-celled plants that drift with the ocean currents, play two key roles in the ocean.
Synthetic biology in unicellular green algea
Dr K Ríha
3 February 2019
Green picoalgae are important constituents of marine plankton and play important role in sea ecology and biogeochemical cycles. They represent some of the smallest eukaryotes with simple body organization and highly streamlined genomes.