Journal article

Autotrophic ammonia oxidation by soil thaumarchaea

Li-Mei Zhang, Pierre R Offre, Ji-Zheng He, Daniel T Verhamme, Graeme W Nicol, James I Prosser

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America | NATL ACAD SCIENCES | Published : 2010

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Natural Science Foundation of China

Awarded by Natural Environment Research Council

Awarded by Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship

Awarded by Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Lawrence Maurice and the Scottish Agricultural College Craibstone Estate (Aberdeen, UK) for access to the Woodlands Field pH plots and the laboratories of Prof. David Stahl and Prof. Christa Schleper for cultures of N. maritimus and fosmid clone 54d9, respectively. This work was supported by a Royal Society of Edinburgh International Exchange grant (to J.I.P.); Natural Science Foundation of China Grants 30811130224 and 40871129 (to L.-M.Z. and J.-Z.H.); the K.C. Wong Education Foundation, Hong Kong (L.-M.Z. and J.-Z.H.); Advanced Fellowship NE/D010195/1 from the Natural Environment Research Council (to G.W.N.); Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship PIEF-GA-2008-220639 (to P.R.O.); and Grant BB/F022646/1 from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (to D.T.V.).