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Jennifer Druhan

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Unraveling spatial and temporal dynamics of microbial necromass destabilization

Lead Institution
U.S. Geological Survey
Principal Investigator
Courtney Creamer
Project type
Large-Scale EMSL Research
Microbial necromass—or the extracellular and intracellular remains of dead microbes—can make up a significant portion of soil organic carbon and nitrogen. But a large quantity of necromass doesn’t…