Contact: Hilary Glover
Caption: In reef-building corals variations within genes involved in immunity and response to stress correlate to water temperature and clarity, finds a study published in BioMed Centralís open access journal BMC Genetics.
Credit: Petra Lundgren, Juan C Vera, Lesa Peplow, Stephanie Manel and Madeleine JH van Oppen
Usage Restrictions: None
Related news release: Conserving corals by understanding their genes