Extracting crab urine

Extracting crab urine

Urine is extracted from a blue crab in a lab at Georgia Tech, where researchers have isolated two chemicals in the urine that alert mud crabs, the prey of blue crabs, to the danger of predation. Credit: Georgia Tech / Remy Poulin

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College of Sciences, News Room, Research Horizons

Categories
Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Environment, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
mud crabs, urine chemicals, metabolites, Metabolomics, Kubanek, environmental chemistry, oysters, marine ecosystems, marine signals, blue crabs
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 8, 2018 - 3:24pm
  • Last Updated: Jan 8, 2018 - 3:26pm