Cory Gall

Cory Gall

Jan 12, 2016

Group 6 Copy 101
3
Please wait...

About This Project

Ticks are the #2 carrier for human pathogens and the #1 carrier for animal pathogens. They carry hundreds of bacteria and viruses, many of these result in diseases in people and animals.

The good news is that ticks have good bacteria that fight off these ugly pathogens. This research aims to find an eco-friendly way to increase the good bacteria and block the harmful ones.
Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Can we identify spawning events in deepwater snappers and groupers?

Nearshore deepwater fisheries are expanding in the Caribbean as coastal fisheries decline. Because deepwater...

Studying the World's Largest Invertebrate - the Colossal Squid, Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni

We are launching a multi-year expedition to film a colossal squid in the deep sea for the first time off...

Using Spirulina for carbon capture

We intend to test the efficacy of Spirulina platensis (Sp.) to pull carbon dioxide (CO2) out of the atmosphere...

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 13 people