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Deciphering the microbial world of the Baltic Sea

19.09.2011 07:55

Marine scientists from Warnemünde succeed in deciphering the microbial world of the Baltic Sea.

…and prove that bacteria do not follow the textbook rules describing the salinity/ diversity relationship of aquatic animals and plants.

…and discover the apparently most abundant organism of the Baltic Sea – a bacterium unknown until now.

English press release (120,7 kB)

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