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IMET student research in the news

Ana Sosa is a Ph.D. student at IMET, where she works in the marine microbial ecology laboratory of Dr. Feng Chen. Her research on the taxonomy and ecological roles of microbial communities forming biofilms on microplastic particles in the Chesapeake Bay was featured in the Chesapeake Quarterly

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