The project targets measurements of nitrogenase activity, combined with amplicon sequencing and flow cytometer analyses of anoxigenic phototrophs, and will test for a special form of nitrogen fixation in the nitrogen deficient Humboldt upwelling system.
|Short title||Anoxygenic phototrophs: new players in nitrogen cycling in OMZs|
|Effective start/end date||01/01/2020 → …|
- enhanced upwelling
- Humboldt upwelling
- nitrogen fixation