Journal article

Microbial Community and Functional Structure Significantly Varied among Distinct Types of Paddy Soils But Responded Differently along Gradients of Soil Depth Layers

Ren Bai, Jun-Tao Wang, Ye Deng, Ji-Zheng He, Kai Feng, Li-Mei Zhang

Frontiers in Microbiology | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by National Science Foundation of China

Awarded by Chinese Academy of Sciences

Awarded by MOST

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was financially supported by the National Science Foundation of China (No. 41322007), Chinese Academy of Sciences (XDB15020200), MOST (2014BAD14B00), and Youth Innovation Promotion Association of Chinese Academy of Sciences. We'd like to thank Dr. Ying Gao's assistance in the analysis of GeoChip data, and Prof. Phillip Chalk for the language polishing for the manuscript. We are also grateful to Dr. Yu Dai, Dr. Chaolei Yuan, and Dr. Guiyou Zhang's help for soil collection and the analysis of soil chemical properties.