Project Title & Description
Domoic Acid Kinectics and Trophic Transfer in Shellfish
To conduct research on Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal blooms. The marine algal toxin domoic acid (DA), is the causative agent of Amnesic Shellfish Poisoning (ASP). This project will focus on increasing the understanding of uptake and disposition of the marine algal toxin DA found in selected commercially and recreationally important marine shellfish.