Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting : Problems and Promises for Biological Ocean Science Research

  • C. M. Yentsch
  • L. Cucci
  • D. A. Phinney
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Part of the Lecture Notes on Coastal and Estuarine Studies book series (COASTAL, volume 8)

Abstract

With the sole exception of the measurement of phytoplankton fluorescence, biological oceanographers live within the constraint of having few methods which provide real time continuous data. Most methods are discrete measurements of the “whole” community.

Keywords

Biomass Chlorophyll Assimilation Photosynthesis Sorting 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. M. Yentsch
    • 1
  • L. Cucci
    • 1
  • D. A. Phinney
    • 1
  1. 1.The Jane MacIsaac Flow Cytometer/Sorter FacilityBigelow Laboratory for Ocean SciencesWest Boothbay HarborUSA

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