VIII Meeting Minutes and Presentations by partners
following presentation order
|Monday 13 October 2003
Approval of the Agenda. Some changes are made to the planned agenda, due to some flight delays. Some presentations foreseen for he first day are postponed to the second day. New agenda.
Communications by the coordinator (Cesare)
Elisa - Report on the June-July Mare Oceano Cruise
Discussion: Plans for the November Cruise: which are the priorities?
List of people that will be on board (Laura); a geochemist on board?
List of material to be brought on board: what and how to organise the transport (Elisa + accommodation of people)
Discussion on sampling priorities: review of the table prepared at the Heraklion meeting Still to be discussed during the last day of the meeting.
Nikos - Macrobenthic activity in the DHABs: comments and perspectives
Daniele - Microbial diversity in extreme gradients.
Sara - Studies on DHABs biological evolution.
Tuesday 14 October 2003Sotirios - Results of chemical analyses on cores from different DHABs
Andreas - Results on chemical analyses on sediment traps
Gert - results on sediments
Paul - draft of the paper
Danielle - Microbial metabolic activities
Manolo - Screening of a metagenome library from an oil enrichment of UB brine.
Gilles - Results of screening of stranis and genomic libraries
Terry - Proposal for a common paper
Peppe - Media used for isolation ig range of taxa; which media were suitable for specific phylogenetic groups.
Peppe - Strain database
Discussion on integrated publications
Wednesday 15 October 2003
Francesco - Present status of Modus
Discussion on the cruise
Things to do in the near future:
End of the meeting