During Algal Bloom, Dinoflagellates Increase Expression of Metabolic, Other Genes | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – During an algal bloom, dinoflagellates ramp up the expression of certain genes, according to a new study.

Throughout blooms — which are increasing in frequency and intensity and have been linked to eutrophication — algae grow out of control, which can harm fish, marine mammals, and people. Algal blooms cost an estimated $82 billion a year in damages.

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