In July 2023 we will be on board of the Falkor (too) of the Schmidt Ocean Institute, looking for the life in the cracks of the crust



We contribute the genome of Riftia pachyptila and the closed genome of its endosymbiont Candidatus Endoriftia persefone


Zoothamnium niveum when deprived of sulfide sends out swarmers. These, without sulfide, fund aposymbiotic colonies, that have a different shape