Nitrogen-fixing cyanobacteria in a marine microbial mat

Lucas Johannes Stal

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Abstract

The nitrogen cycle in nature ia essentially driven by prokaryotic microorganisms. Nitrogen is one of the most important elements for the synthesis of cell material; it accounts for approximately I4%. of. dry weight. All eukaryotes and the majority of the prokaryotic organisms are dependent on a source of combined nitrogen. 0nly a limited number of bacteria are able to grow with molecular nitrogen. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Groningen
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Veldkamp, H, Supervisor
Award date1-Jan-1985
Place of Publication[S.l.]
Publisher
Publication statusSubmitted - 1985

Keywords

  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Cyanobacteriën, Stikstofbinding
  • Mellum
  • Duitsland
  • Noordzee

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