Dr. Shirley Pomponi isolating pure Forcepia cells for culture

Dr. Shirley Pomponi isolates pure Forcepia cells for culture. This image shows the solution of cells before being placed in a centrifuge. The Forcepia cells are orange and on top; the clear density gradient used to separate the sponge cells from other cells found in the sponge is on the bottom. Image courtesy of T. Piper, NOAA.

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