Date of Award
Senior Honors Thesis
College or School
Department of Biological Science
Program or Major
Marine, Estuarine, and Freshwater Biology
Bachelor of Science
Emiliania huxleyi is a ecologically important, bloom-forming coccolithophore. HHQ is a bacteria compound that causes cell stasis in E. huxleyi that can lead to bloom termination. This study analyzed the role that nutrient depletion plays in this relationship. Results show that nitrogen depletion protects cells from the effects of HHQ, affecting bloom dynamics.
Gonsalves, Marley, "The impact of nutrient depletion on the effect of HHQ on Emiliania huxleyi" (2023). Honors Theses and Capstones. 718.