Rika Anderson receives NASA grant

18 July 2018

Rika Anderson, Rika AndersonAssistant Professor of Biology, will contribute to a NASA Exobiology project “Elucidating the role of viruses in shaping microbial adaption and evolutionary trajectories in the subseafloor of deep-sea hydrothermal vents” led by Lisa Zeigler Allen at the J. Craig Ventor Institute. Prof. Anderson, with a student researcher and research associate, will assist with bioinformatics tasks.