Nitrogen Fixation

Known as: Dinitrogen Fixation, Fixation, Nitrogen, Activities, Diazotrophic 
The process in which nitrogen is taken from its relatively inert molecular form (N2) in the atmosphere and converted into nitrogen compounds useful… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This paper contrasts the natural and anthropogenic controls on the conversion of unreactive N2 to more reactive forms of nitrogen… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Some bacteria have the remarkable capacity to fix atmospheric nitrogen to ammonia under ambient conditions, a reaction only… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The role of iron in enhancing phytoplankton productivity in high nutrient, low chlorophyll oceanic regions was demonstrated first… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
T chemical elements nitrogen (N), carbon (C), phosphorus (P), oxygen (O), and sulfur (S) are all necessary for life.With one… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Marine fixation of atmospheric nitrogen is believed to be an important source of biologically useful nitrogen to ocean surface… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The complete nucleotide sequence of the genome of a symbiotic bacterium Mesorhizobium loti strain MAFF303099 was determined. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Seven years of time-series observations of biogeochemical processes in the subtropical North Pacific Ocean gyre have revealed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Biosphere nitrogen is subjected to rapid turnover, and because it is eventually lost as nitrogen into the atmosphere, its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Biological nitrogen fixation, as determined by acetylene reduction, occurs in Lake Erie. Fixation potential by blue-green algae… (More)
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
The use of 16N-labeled compounds to obtain specific uptake rates for the various nitrogen sources available to the phytoplankton… (More)
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