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Deepwater Horizon

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Comparing the expressed genetic information from microbial communities before and after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill indicated that while the overall population diversity has changed, some microbes were unaffected.

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Prepared by the Biological and Environmental Research Information System, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, genomicscience.energy.gov/ and genomics.energy.gov/.