Victoria Pearson

Victoria Pearson

Apr 01, 2015

Group 6 Copy 19
1
Please wait...

About This Project

It has been estimated that <1% of viral species have been identified. Part of the difficulty with identifying and characterizing viruses is our lack of ability to culture most of them in a lab. Advances in sequencing technologies have made it possible for us to examine viruses without culturing them. This study seeks to determine the population composition and stability of single-stranded DNA viruses in the environment.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Short-Term Innovative Research (STIR): Predoctoral Grant Competition

Writing grants is the number one skill required for a successful independent scientist. This project provides...

Growing edible algae on the Moon

One of the biggest challenges for off-world life is the production of food. Astronauts need nutritionally...

How good are North American mosquitoes at spreading Zika virus?

Zika virus (ZIKV) is usually transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes. In different geographic locations...

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 18 people