Response of the calcifying coccolithophore Emiliania huxleyi to low pH/high pCO2: from physiology to molecular level

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Richier, S. ; Fiorini, S. ; Kerros, M.E. ; von Dassow, P. ; Gattuso, J.P. (2011)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Journal: Marine Biology, volume 158, issue 3, pages 551-560 (issn: 0025-3162, eissn: 1432-1793)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3873069, doi: 10.1007/s00227-010-1580-8
  • Subject: Ecology | Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics | Original Paper | Aquatic Science
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The emergence of ocean acidification as a significant threat to calcifying organisms in marine ecosystems creates a pressing need to understand the physiological and molecular mechanisms by which calcification is affected by environmental parameters. We report here, for... View more
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