In their paper recently published in Nature Communications, Eric and a team of researchers show how using DNA to measure bacterial biodiversity in the ocean can reveal levels of oxygen production, carbon sequestration and other important ecosystem processes.
CSIRO is working with partners to create a complete reference library of DNA barcodes.
We work with clients in the environmental sector to find solutions through research. From fast species mapping, to monitoring environmental health, to finding useful compounds in nature, our unique genomics technologies are available to solve wide ranging environmental problems for government and industry. Please contact Olly Berry to discuss your challenges and how we can help.