Dataset: Ruiz-Cooly 2014 - Compound-specific carbon in sperm whale skin tissue
Deployment: lab_UCSC_Koch

Compound-specific carbon isotopes from sperm whale skin tissue
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Principal Investigator: 
Paul L. Koch (University of California-Santa Cruz, UC Santa Cruz)
Co-Principal Investigator: 
Matthew D. McCarthy (University of California-Santa Cruz, UC Santa Cruz)
Rocio I. Ruiz-Cooley (University of California-Santa Cruz, UC Santa Cruz)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Nancy Copley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
Current State: 
Preliminary and in progress

The sperm whale skin tissue came from the California Current System from 1972 to 2005.

Related Reference:
All sampling and analytical information are supplied in: Ruiz-Cooley RI, Koch  PL, Fiedler PC, McCarthy MD (2014) Carbon and Nitrogen Isotopes from Top Predator Amino Acids Reveal Rapidly Shifting Ocean Biochemistry in the Outer California Current. PLoS ONE, 9(10), e110355.

Related Datasets:
Ruiz-Cooly 2014 - Sperm whale sample info
Ruiz-Cooly 2014 - sperm whale skin bulk C and N
Ruiz-Cooly 2014 - Compound-specific nitrogen in sperm whale skin tissue

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