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TitleDistinct microbial communities associated with buried soils in the Siberian tundra.
Study TypeOther
Abstract Around 1700 Gt carbon are stored in the Northern latitude permafrost regions (Schuur et al, BioScience 2008). This is more than double the size of the atmospheric carbon pool but the estimates are still quite uncertain and might be even higher. It is however estimated that 25 percent of this large c .. [more]
Center NameUniversity of California San Diego Microbiome Initiative