[USA] Another blue-green algae bloom on Treasure Coast Waterways could be causing sea turtles to get sick. Continue reading Algae bloom linked to tumors in sea turtles?
[USA] Could a slippery glob of algae hold the key to the next anti-cancer drug? According to new research into a compound produced by a unique community of blue-green algae, the answer could be yes. Continue reading Compound from unique blue-green algae could be key to next anti-cancer drug
LIHUE — A group of scientists is rebutting a recent study suggesting that invasive algae is driving the grotesque, cancer-like tumors found in Hawaii’s green sea turtle population.
In fact, they say it’s equally plausible that the algae could be having the Continue reading Scientist disputes tumor findings
In sad news for sea turtles, scientists have found that runoff from cities and farms in Hawaii is causing debilitating and deadly tumors, which are believed to be the leading known cause of death for endangered green sea turtles.
Scientists from Duke University, the Continue reading Endangered Sea Turtles Are Getting Nasty, Deadly Tumors, and We’re to Blame