Victoria Pearson

Victoria Pearson

Jan 09, 2015

Group 6 Copy 103
0
    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

    Lost in the mountains: Describing new species in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco

    Biodiversity is not evenly distributed on the planet, but is concentrated in hotspots, with high conservation...

    Can music influence the longevity of human blood cells?

    Pythagoras believed that music could be used “in the place of medicine”* yet, to our knowledge, this important...

    Developing a new tissue preservation method inspired by Tardigrades

    There are two routine ways to preserve tissues: formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded preservation (FFPE) and...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A biology project funded by 18 people