28 relations: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Amino acid, Antarctica, Asterina (starfish), Axenic, Bangor, Gwynedd, Bivalvia, Blue mussel, Comparative physiology, Dissolved organic carbon, Echiura, Grover C. Stephens, Manahan Peak, Marine ecosystem, Marine invertebrates, Michael A. Rice, National Academy of Sciences, National Science Foundation, Pacific oyster, Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Republic of Ireland, Riftia pachyptila, Starfish, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, Trinity College Dublin, University of California, Irvine, University of Southern California, University of Wales.
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is an American international non-profit organization with the stated goals of promoting cooperation among scientists, defending scientific freedom, encouraging scientific responsibility, and supporting scientific education and science outreach for the betterment of all humanity.
Amino acids are organic compounds containing amine (-NH2) and carboxyl (-COOH) functional groups, along with a side chain (R group) specific to each amino acid.
Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent.
Asterina is a genus of asteroideans in the family Asterinidae.
In biology, axenic describes the state of a culture in which only a single species, variety, or strain of organism is present and entirely free of all other contaminating organisms.
Bangor is a city in Gwynedd, northwest Wales.
Bivalvia, in previous centuries referred to as the Lamellibranchiata and Pelecypoda, is a class of marine and freshwater molluscs that have laterally compressed bodies enclosed by a shell consisting of two hinged parts.
The blue mussel (Mytilus edulis), also known as the common mussel, is a medium-sized edible marine bivalve mollusc in the family Mytilidae, the mussels.
Comparative physiology is a subdiscipline of physiology that studies and exploits the diversity of functional characteristics of various kinds of organisms.
Dissolved organic carbon (DOC), sometimes known as dissolved organic material (DOM), is a broad classification for organic molecules of varied origin and composition within aquatic systems.
The Echiura, or spoon worms, are a small group of marine animals.
Grover Cleveland Stephens (January 12, 1925 – June 17, 2003), born in Oak Park, Illinois, was a marine biologist and comparative physiologist at the University of Minnesota and the University of California, Irvine.
Manahan Peak is a prominent peak east of Giggenbach Ridge in northeastern Ross Island, Antarctica.
Marine ecosystems are among the largest of Earth's aquatic ecosystems.
Marine invertebrates are the invertebrates that live in marine habitats.
Michael Alan Rice, (born March 4, 1955) is an American professor of fisheries and aquaculture at the University of Rhode Island and former state representative from South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is a United States nonprofit, non-governmental organization.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is a United States government agency that supports fundamental research and education in all the non-medical fields of science and engineering.
The Pacific oyster, Japanese oyster, or Miyagi oyster (Magallana gigas) previously and currently also known as Crassostrea gigas, considered by part of the scientific community to be the proper denomination, an accepted alternative in.
Rancho Palos Verdes (also known by the abbreviation RPV) is a city in Los Angeles County, California atop the Palos Verdes Hills and bluffs of the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
Ireland (Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in north-western Europe occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland.
Riftia pachyptila, commonly known as giant tube worms, are marine invertebrates in the phylum Annelida (formerly grouped in phylum Pogonophora and Vestimentifera) related to tube worms commonly found in the intertidal and pelagic zones.
Starfish or sea stars are star-shaped echinoderms belonging to the class Asteroidea.
The purple sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, lives along the eastern edge of the Pacific Ocean extending from Ensenada, Mexico to British Columbia, Canada.
Trinity College (Coláiste na Tríonóide), officially the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity of Queen Elizabeth near Dublin, is the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin, a research university located in Dublin, Ireland.
The University of California, Irvine (UCI, UC Irvine, or Irvine), is a public research university located in Irvine, Orange County, California, United States, and one of the 10 campuses in the University of California (UC) system.
The University of Southern California (USC or SC) is a private research university in Los Angeles, California.
The University of Wales (Welsh: Prifysgol Cymru) was a confederal university based in Cardiff, Wales, UK.