Novel whole cell adhesion assays of three isolates of the fouling diatom Amphora coffeaeformis reveal diverse responses to surfaces of different wettability
Oliver M Hodson, Jason P Monty, Paul J Molino, Richard Wetherbee
Biofouling | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2012
Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC)
The authors thank Roland Szymanski and Wayne Powrie of the Physics Workshop, The University of Melbourne, for helping to design, and for the construction of, the flow channel. Wayne Powrie provided assistance with maintenance of the flow channel. The Australian Research Council (ARC Linkage Grant LP0454982), and International Paint (Akzo Nobel), Gateshead, UK, provided funding for this project. The authors also thank Mr John Lewis, Ms Lyn Fletcher, Dr Andrew Scardino and colleagues from the Australian Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) for their financial and technical assistance in facilitating this study.