Tapping the subsurface ocean crust biosphere; low biomass and drilling-related contamination calls for improved quality controls

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doi: 10.1080/01490450903456780
Author(s): Santelli, Cara M.; Banerjee, Neil; Bach, Wolfgang; Edwards, Katrina J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Joint Program in Oceanography and Engineering, Cambridge, MA, United States
Other:
University of Western Ontario, Canada
Universität Bremen, Germany
University of Southern California, United States
Volume Title: ISSM 2008 meeting in Shizuoka; Part 1
Volume Author(s): Kato, Kenji, editor
Source: Geomicrobiology Journal, 27(2), p.158-169; 7th international symposium on Subsurface microbiology, Shizuoka, Japan, Nov. 16-20, 2008, edited by Kenji Kato. Publisher: Taylor & Francis, London, United Kingdom. ISSN: 0149-0451 CODEN: GEJODG
Note: In English. 77 refs.; illus., incl. 1 table, sketch map
Year of Publication: 2010
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 02 Geochemistry; 07 Marine Geology and Oceanography; Basement; Biochemistry; Biosphere; Central America; Cocos Plate; Communities; Cores; Costa Rica; Crust; DNA; Drilling; East Pacific; East Pacific Rise; Ecology; Endolithic taxa; Equatorial Pacific; Field studies; Hydrothermal conditions; Igneous rocks; Leg 192; Leg 205; Marine environment; Microorganisms; Middle America Trench; Molecular biology; North Pacific; Northeast Pacific; Nucleic acids; ODP Site 1184; ODP Site 1253; ODP Site 1256; Ocean Drilling Program; Ocean floors; Oceanic crust; Ontong Java Plateau; Oxidation; Pacific Ocean; Phylogeny; Plate tectonics; South Pacific; Southwest Pacific; Subduction zones; Volcanic rocks; West Pacific
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Record ID: 2012025456
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