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John B. Waterbury

Research interests include:

  • The morphology, physiology, ecology and molecular phylogeny of cyanobacteria especially open ocean nitrogen fixers.
  • The biology of chemoautotrophic nitrifying bacteria, aerobic nitrogen fixing bacteria and cellulolytic bacteria.
  • Symbioses between bacterial species and between bacteria and eukaryotic organisms.
  • Ecology of cyanophages.
  • Mechanisms responsible for microzooflagellate feeding patterns.

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» Cyanobacteriology at WHOI

John B. Waterbury