The Physiological Genetics of Denitrification in Pseudomonas

  • Curtis A. Carlson
  • John L. Ingraham


Interest in the fate of soil nitrates is shared by a number of scientific disciplines. This is reflected by the diversity of approaches to the study of nitrate metabolism. An important element in the nitrate budget of the soil is the competition between bacteria and plants for this important and often-limiting nutrient.


Nitrous Oxide Nitrate Reductase Paracoccus Denitrificans Nitrate Metabolism Physiological Genetic 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Curtis A. Carlson
    • 1
  • John L. Ingraham
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BacteriologyUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA

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