Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Marine Microbes and Toxins Research Activities

Marine Microbes and Toxins Research Topics


Dr. Linda Rhodes
Program Manager
Staff Directory

Health Impacts and Biomarkers Group

Some phytoplankton species produce toxins that pass through the foodweb and contaminate seafood. The goals of the Health Impacts and Biomarkers group are to characterize the exposure risks of these toxins in the marine environment and to identify associated health impacts for wildlife and human populations.

Our group focuses on two areas:


Education & Outreach

Recent Publications

Project Staff

Kathi Lefebvre, Elizabeth Frame, Preston Kendrick