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Diatom plastid genomes vary in size, gene, and sequence content

2014-02-25
Elizabeth's paper on plastid genome evolution in diatoms is now available online at Genome Biology and Evolution.

Valentine's Day sex in Lake Fayetteville

2014-02-14
We caught Aulacoseira having sex in Lake Fayetteville!

Aulacoseira sex

Austin, how we love thee.

2014-02-08
Elizabeth and Andy just returned from Austin. Matt Ashworth sent them back with 159 new diatom cultures. A big thank you to Matt and Ed Theriot for a great visit.