Cattolico, RoseAnn

Faculty Profile

First Name: 
RoseAnn
Last Name: 
Cattolico
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Primary Institution: 
UW
Department/Division: 
other
Department/Division: 
Biology
Mail/Box #: 

355325

Office Location: 

523A Hitchcock Hall

Office Phone: 
(206) 543-9363
Research

Research Summary: 

Marine algae contribute almost half of the total carbon processed on earth. These organisms anchor ocean food webs, and form symbiotic associations with a large spectrum of taxa. Coastal ecosystem health is often a reflection of its phytoplankton population. Areas: Chloroplast Evolution Gene Expression Signal Transduction Calvin Cycle Chloroplast replication Motility Fe++ effects, toxicity

Short Research Description: 
chloropast evolution
Keywords: 
<p> biochemistry, biogeography, gene expression, genetics, marine and ocean sciences, oceanography, photosynthesis, nucleic acid biochemistryin synchronized unicellular algae, plastid replication</p>
Publications