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Utilization of eDNA metabarcoding to assess coral reef health in Okinawa, Japan

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Utilization of eDNA metabarcoding to assess coral reef health in Okinawa, Japan https://t.co/96htfMpVZr
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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

James D Reimer conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Joseph DiBattista conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Piera Biondi performed the experiments, analyzed the data, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Giovanni D Masucci performed the experiments, analyzed the data, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Michael Stat performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Michael Bunce conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Data Deposition

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This is an abstract for a conference presentation of unpublished work.

Funding

This study was funded by ARC Linkage Project (LP160100839) to J.D.D., M.S., and M.B., a Joint Usage and Collaborative Research Grant from the Tropical Biosphere Research Center (TBRC) at the University of the Ryukyus to J.D.D. and J.D.R., as well as Curtin University Early Career Research Fellowship (ECRF) to J.D.D. and Environment and Agriculture Visiting Scholarship to J.D.R. This work was also supported by resources provided by the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre with funding from the Australian Government and the Government of Western Australia. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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