Cathy Wilson


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  • Xu, C., et al. “Importance Of Feedback Loops Between Soil Inorganic Nitrogen And Microbial Communities In The Heterotrophic Soil Respiration Response To Global Warming”. Nature Reviews Microbiology, 2011, pp. 222 - 222.
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