Polyphosphate Bodies in Algae
Name of Award
3M Small Scale Grant
Paula Furey, Assistant Professor of Biology, and Nicole Szyszka, student researcher, received a $2,000 award from the 3M Small Scale Grant program to develop a phosphorus detection method using polyphosphate bodies that can be applied to Didymo mats. It will include a thorough literature search, method development and refinement, and application to Didymo assemblages, including the different parts of mat (cells, stalks, matassociated algae).
Furey, Paula and Szyszka, Nicole, "Polyphosphate Bodies in Algae" (2016). Internal Grant Awards. 141.