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A review of Cell Counting Tool (CCT)

Counting The CCT is a powerful windows-based software tool developed to record and process algal cell count data while it is being generated manually by a microscope technician. The input fields can be customised for samples from any site. The user can select the types and species composition from a predetermined list, which includes data for a comprehensive range of phytoplankton and includes all algal classes and cyanobacteria. Counting options include the user’s preferences of full field of view, transects, at the chosen magnification.