Navigation Links
Bacterial diversity of Tablas de Daimiel studied for first time
Date:7/6/2010

find sequences that were still unknown to science, discovering 265 new phylum groups. "Most of the phylum groups found were related to the large Proteobacteria group. "These were found in progressively smaller quantities in the samples from the lower sediment, biofilms, water and upper sediment", the scientist points out.

Cyanobacteria, which carry out photosynthesis in an identical way to micro algae and higher plants, were found primarily in the superficial sediment sample, at the interface with the water column.

The Tablas de Daimiel National Park suffers from continuous problems in terms of water availability and quality, which are primarily related to farming practices in the area and nearby. However, despite all this, a large variety of plants, land and aquatic animals and micro organisms live in this semi-arid wetland.

It was declared a Special Protection Area for Birds (SPAB) in 1979 because of its great ecological value, and was also included on the list of internationally-important wetlands in 1982. The research team believes it is of "vital importance" to ensure that this area "does not stop being the wetland that it once was, a cradle of biodiversity".


'/>"/>

Contact: SINC
info@plataformasinc.es
34-961-925-929
FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. New bacterial signaling molecule could lead to improved vaccines
2. Antibacterial silver nanoparticles are a blast
3. Organic solids in soil may speed up bacterial breathing
4. Research team shows how bacterial community evolves to survive
5. Rhodopsin phototrophy promotes bacterial survival
6. Putting bacterial antibiotic resistance into reverse
7. Scientists crack code of critical bacterial defense mechanism
8. Bacterial food supplements for small algae
9. Bacterial balance that keeps us healthy
10. Mineral studies advance antibacterial alternatives
11. UCLA engineers develop faster method to detect bacterial contamination in coastal waters
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Bacterial diversity of Tablas de Daimiel studied for first time
(Date:11/15/2014)... Nov. 13, 2014  While we may still be a ... used in "Star Trek" to gain instant access to all ... work with smartphones and tablets for monitoring and measuring our ... world. This may seem a tad Orwellian to some, but ... some of these technological opportunities into their healthcare regime. ...
(Date:11/7/2014)... by Dr. Debra Auguste, associate professor, biomedical engineering, ... City College of New York, have identified a ... one of the most aggressive forms of breast ... a high mortality rate owing to aggressive proliferation ... options. However, Professor Auguste,s team, discovered the overexpression ...
(Date:11/6/2014)... because of metastasis, yet progress in preventing and ... "It,s been particularly challenging to design drugs that ... in systems biology at Harvard Medical School. ... they,ve already metastasized." , Gujral and colleagues have ... researchers better understand how metastasis begins. Their findings ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Americans May Be Ready for a Brave New World of Healthcare 2Americans May Be Ready for a Brave New World of Healthcare 3Americans May Be Ready for a Brave New World of Healthcare 4Migration negation 2Migration negation 3
... in the open ocean may force scientists to rethink ... ocean ecosystems. A research team led by Jonathan Zehr, ... Santa Cruz, characterized the new microbe by analyzing its ... to grow it in the laboratory. Zehr ...
... professor at The University of Texas at Austin, will ... on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies that examines a unique ... of CO2 escaping via buoyancy. When: Nov. 19, ... 2500 Calvert St. NW, in Washington, D.C. The research ...
... University Biologist Richard Bonneau has been named one of ... Discover magazine. Bonneau, 33, is an assistant ... and Systems Biology and the university,s Courant Institute of ... appears in Discover,s December issue. Bonneau,s ...
Cached Biology News:Mysterious microbe may play important role in ocean ecology 2Mysterious microbe may play important role in ocean ecology 3Engineer to present leak-proof method for carbon dioxide storage at international conference 2NYU biologist Bonneau named among 20 "visionary" scientists under 40 by Discover magazine 2
(Date:11/26/2014)... PHILADELPHIA , Nov. 26, 2014 Space ... Human exploration of space requires astronauts to maintain consistently ... and success, and prevent potential errors and accidents. Despite ... is known about how cognition is affected by prolonged ... Now, Penn Medicine researchers are poised to ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... November 26, 2014 PMG Research, Inc. ... PMG Research is a network of sites that provide clinical ... over 2 million patient lives through its partnerships with large ... of 11 hub site locations in the Southeastern United States ... term of the board will be held by: ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... Continuing its award-winning streak, Nerium International, the ... Awards for outstanding creative achievement by its marketing and ... the organization’s top honor, in the Branding category for ... April of this year. The event showcased top speakers ... was awarded a Gold MarCom Award in the Special ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... SoundConnect , an award winning unified communications ... Darren Suders has joined the team as Director of ... partner program through innovative offerings, consistent partner ... brings more than 10-years of channel telecommunication experience to ... from policy development, to partner education and to expansion. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Penn Medicine Team Develops Cognitive Test Battery to Assess the Impact of Long Duration Spaceflights on Astronauts' Brain Function 2Penn Medicine Team Develops Cognitive Test Battery to Assess the Impact of Long Duration Spaceflights on Astronauts' Brain Function 3Penn Medicine Team Develops Cognitive Test Battery to Assess the Impact of Long Duration Spaceflights on Astronauts' Brain Function 4PMG Research Names Medical Advisory Board 2PMG Research Names Medical Advisory Board 3Nerium International™ Wins One Platinum, Two Gold MarCom Awards 2SoundConnect Appoints Director of Channel Development & Sales 2
... Silence Therapeutics plc (AIM: SLN), a leading international ... partner, Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Quark"), has announced the grant ... worldwide license to develop and commercialise QPI-1002, a p53 ... Quark is currently conducting a Phase II ...
... 19 US Oncology, Inc., the nation,s ... than two decades it has played a role in ... the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100517/DA06089LOGO ) Tasigna ® (nilotinib) capsules, ...
... Researchers have developed an improved coating technique that could ... patients, own bone. The stronger connection -- created by ... growth -- could allow the implants to last longer. ... engineered protein that mimics the body,s own cell-adhesion material ...
Cached Biology Technology:Silence Therapeutics' Partner Quark Signs Exclusive Option Agreement With Novartis for Development and Commercialisation of QPI-1002 2US Oncology Helps Deliver Latest Cancer Therapies Through Local Community Access to Cutting Edge Research 2US Oncology Helps Deliver Latest Cancer Therapies Through Local Community Access to Cutting Edge Research 3US Oncology Helps Deliver Latest Cancer Therapies Through Local Community Access to Cutting Edge Research 4Titanium coating with protein 'flower bouquet' nanoclusters strengthens implant attachment 2Titanium coating with protein 'flower bouquet' nanoclusters strengthens implant attachment 3
...
Immunogen: Synthetic peptide (aa sequence is considered to be commercially sensitive) Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
TRIzol Reagents are ready-to-use monophasic solutions of phenol and guanidine isothiocyanate suitable for isolating total RNA DNA and proteins (16)....
...
Biology Products: