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- Henn, M.R.; Chapela, I.H.
- Applied and environmental microbiology 2000 v.66 no.10 pp. 4180-4186
- C3 plants, etc ; ectomycorrhizae; carbon dioxide; interspecific variation; fractionation; C4 plants; gas production (biological); sucrose; decay fungi; Polyporales; Agaricales; carbon; stable isotopes; Suillus granulatus; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Stable isotope analysis is a major tool used in ecosystem studies to establish pathways and rates of C exchange between various ecosystem components. Little is known about isotopic effects of many such components, especially microbes. Here we report on the discovery of an unexpected pattern of C isotopic discrimination by basidiomycete fungi with far-reaching consequences for our understanding of ...
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