Duhaime Lab Ecological Genomics of Aquatic Microbes and Viruses
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan
Exploring Microscale Interactions in Aquatic Systems
3/2015: Michigan senate proposes bill to ban microbeads, Duhaime Lab interviewed for Michigan Radio. WKARWMUK
9/2014: Rachel sails the Mediterranean aboard TARA, sampling plastics and hoping to better understand the contribution of their resident microbes on planetary biogeochemical processes. Read an interview with Rachel on-board!
7/2014: The lab's research on Great Lakes microplastics highlighted in Lake Scientist, along with others in the increasingly active research community. The article summarizes the first-ever Great Lakes microplastics session at IAGLR 2014.
7/2014: Rachel and Greg sail with a summer outreach camp, Windward Bound, sampling plastics in Lake Huron and teaching 12-14 year olds about the topic.
6/2014: Kat Wiles joins the lab from Humboldt State! As a graduate student, she will pursue her interests in microbial ecology, studying biofilm communities of aquatic plastic debris.