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Team will study microbes’ effect on climate change

The Muscarella Lab along with partner institutions recently received $2 million in funding from the NSF to study linkages between microbes and plants and how they affect sweeping climate-induced changes in the northern tundra

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University of Alaska Fairbanks

Mario Muscarella

image: Mario Muscarella in his lab in the West Ridge Research Building at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Muscarella's lab is broadly interested in the role of microorganisms in the environment and how environmental changes alter the structure and function of microbial communities. view more 

Credit: Amy Loeffler

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