SS40 Oral: Mechanisms Regulating Microbial Diversity and Population Dynamics
 
Tuesday, Feb. 2   Location: Hilton Mesa C
 
08:30 - 09:00am   THE ECOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS OF SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL STRUCTURE IN OPEN OCEAN PICOPLANKTON COMMUNITIES
 
09:00 - 09:15am   DIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY STRUCTURE OF HETEROTROPHIC BACTERIOPLANKTON IN THE NORTH SEA
 
09:15 - 09:30am   MOLECULAR ASSESSMENT OF PLASMID DIVERSITY IN MARINE MICROBIAL COMMUNITIES
 
09:30 - 09:45am   CHANGES IN BACTERIAL COMMUNITY COMPOSITION IN RESPONSE TO ADDITIONS OF FE IN 3 DIFFERENT HIGH NUTRIENT LOW CHLOROPHYLL (HNLC) REGIONS.
 
09:45 - 10:00am   COEXISTENCE OF ECOTYPES WITH DISPARATE PHOTOPHYSIOLOGIES INFERRED FROM GENETIC DIVERSITY IN NATURAL POPULATIONS OF PROCHLOROCOCCUS
 
10:30 - 10:45am   GENETIC DIVERSITY OF MARINE SYNECHOCOCCUS ISOLATES FROM THE CALIFORNIA CURRENT.
 
10:45 - 11:00am   NITROGEN FIXATION IN OFFSHORE LAKE MICHIGAN: STABLE ISOTOPE AND MICROBIOLOGICAL EVIDENCE
 
11:00 - 11:15am   SEASONAL SUCCESSIONS OF BACTERIOPLANKTON COMMUNITIES IN A EUTROPHIC LAKE AS DETERMINED BY 5S rRNA ANALYSIS
 
11:15 - 11:30am   UNDERSTANDYING THE DISTRIBUTION, POPULATION DYNAMICS AND LIFE STRATEGIES OF INDIVIDUAL BACTERIAL SPECIES USING MOLECULAR PROBES
 
11:30 - 11:45am   CHANGES IN MORPHOLOGY AND TAXONOMIC COMPOSITION OF PLANKTONIC BACTERIAL COMMUNITIES DUE TO ENHANCED PROTOZOAN GRAZING
 
11:45 - 12:00pm   BACTERIAL COMMUNITY DYNAMICS AND PARTICLE COLONIZATION DURING A MESOCOSM DIATOM BLOOM
 
12:00 - 12:15pm   MICROBIAL MATS: MODEL SYSTEMS FOR ECOLOGICAL STUDIES
 
12:15 - 12:30pm   THE IMPORTANCE OF SPATIAL HETEROGENEITY IN CONTROLLING MICROBIAL DIVERSITY
 

 SS40 Posters: Mechanisms Regulating Microbial Diversity and Population Dynamics
 
Tuesday, Feb. 2   Location: Sweeney
 
#1063   EFFECTS OF VIRUSES ON BACTERIAL POPULATION DYNAMICS
 
#1074   QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF SMALL SUBUNIT RIBOSOMAL RNA GENES IN MIXED MICROBIAL POPULATIONS USING 5' NUCLEASE ASSAYS.
 
#0536   RuBisCO GENES REVEAL A CLOSE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SYNECHOCOCCUS STRAINS WH7803 AND WH8101
 
#0547   ANALYSIS OF BACTERIA LIVING IN ASSOCIATION WITH MARINE PHYTOPLANKTON BY DIRECT PCR AMPLIFICATION AND DGGE ANALYSIS
 
#0784   COMPARISON OF BACTERIAL DIVERSITY IN ADIRONDACK LAKES BASED ON 16S RIBOSOMAL RNA AND DNA DERIVED SEQUENCES: IMPLICATIONS FOR RNA AND DNA-BASED AMPLIFICATION APPROACHES
 
#0376   CROSS-FEEDING AND COMPETITION BETWEEN PROTEOLYTIC AND NON- PROTEOLYTIC PSEUDOMONAS BACTERIA.
 
#0899   THE COMPLETE GENOMIC SEQUENCE OF ROSEOPHAGESP14
 
#0299   PHYSIOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF SYNECHOCOCCUS STRAINS FROM THE CALIFORNIA CURRENT
 
#0440   VIRAL ECOLOGY AND IMPACTS ON THE BACTERIAL COMMUNITY IN LAKE ERIE
 
#0467   CHARACTERIZATION OF ASSIMILATORY NITRATE REDUCTASE GENES OF MARINE MICROBIAL COMMUNITIES
 
#0836   DISTRIBUTION OF ARCHAEAL NUCLEIC ACIDS IN PICOPLANKTON FROM GREAT LAKES OF THE WORLD
 
#0553   DISTRIBUTION OF CYANOPHAGES AND TOTAL VIRUSES ALONG GEORGIA COATAL RIVERS