Andre Ung

Technical Assistant


Andre Ung presently serves as a technician in the Laboratory of Toxic Micro-algae of the Louis Malardé Institute. His field of expertise primarily concerns the setting up of the algal collection and the in vitro culturing of the ciguatera-causing dinoflagellate Gambierdiscus sp. on a routine basis. He also takes part in all the laboratory’s field campaigns. His other contributions include the chemical conditioning of potentially contaminated samples prior to their toxicological analysis and the management of the laboratory’s GIS database.