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Cryptic microbial hydrocarbon cycling.

McGenity, Terry J and McKew, Boyd A and Lea-Smith, David J (2021) 'Cryptic microbial hydrocarbon cycling.' Nature Microbiology, 6 (4). pp. 419-420. ISSN 2058-5276

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Abstract

Cyanobacteria, which produce ~25% of global oxygen, also release around 100 times more hydrocarbons into the ocean than all petroleum sources. A cryptic microbial cycle explains why these hydrocarbons do not accumulate in the sea.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Bacteria; Hydrocarbons
Divisions: Faculty of Science and Health > Life Sciences, School of
SWORD Depositor: Elements
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2022 16:48
Last Modified: 15 Feb 2022 16:48
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/32309

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