Microbial Abundance and Diversity in Subsurface Lower Oceanic Crust at Atlantis Bank, Southwest Indian Ridge Academic Article uri icon


  • The lower oceanic crust below the seafloor is one of the most poorly explored habitats on Earth. The rocks from the Southwest Indian Ridge (SWIR) are similar to rock environments on other ocean-bearing planets and moons.

published proceedings

  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology

author list (cited authors)

  • Wee, S. Y., Edgcomb, V. P., Beaudoin, D., Yvon-Lewis, S., & Sylvan, J. B.

citation count

  • 0

complete list of authors

  • Wee, Shu Ying||Edgcomb, Virginia P||Beaudoin, David||Yvon-Lewis, Shari||Sylvan, Jason B

publication date

  • October 2021