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Grants List


Courtesy of Penny Chisholmpenncove

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of Sponsored Programs

Lab of Sallie W. Chisholm, PhD

In support of research in the laboratory of Senior Investigator Dr. Sallie (Penny) W. Chisholm on the ecology of Prochlorococcus, a major group of primary producers in the upper ocean, and its mechanisms of evolution. The outcomes of this grant include a deeper understanding of ecological differentiation among various groups of Prochlorococcus and how they interact with co-occurring heterotrophic bacteria and infective viruses. Key physiological and time series data are expected to be generated and supplied to ecosystem models.

Title: Lab of Sallie W. Chisholm, PhD
Date Awarded: May 2008
Amount: $4,986,030
Term: 49 months
Grant ID: GBMF495.01
Funding Area: Science, Marine Microbiology Initiative