Gas-passing plankton illumine another piece of the carbon cycle puzzle

Journal Reference: Eric R. Moore, Alec J. Weaver, Edward W. Davis, Stephen J. Giovannoni, Kimberly H. Halsey. Metabolism of key atmospheric volatile organic compounds by the marine heterotrophic bacterium Pelagibacter HTCC1062 ( SAR11 ). Environmental Microbiology, 2021; DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.15837 Finding that SAR11 bacteria use acetone adds to evidence suggesting that aspects of the marine carbon … Read more