A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Oades, J. M. and Jenkinson, D. S. 1979. Adenosine triphosphate of the soil microbial biomass. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 11 (2), pp. 201-204.
|Authors||Oades, J. M. and Jenkinson, D. S.|
In a heterogeneous group of 11 soils there was a linear relationship (r = 0.98) between ATP content and biomass C content, as measured by the fumigation technique. Biomass can be calculated from the ATP content using the relationship Biomass C in soil = 120 (ATP content of soil).
When a soil was fumigated and then incubated for 10 days, both biomass C and ATP fell to about one-fifth their initial values. Both biomass C and ATP increased in a soil incubated for 10 days with glucose, the relative increase in ATP being slightly greater than that in biomass.
|Year of Publication||1979|
|Journal||Soil Biology and Biochemistry|
|Journal citation||11 (2), pp. 201-204|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||doi:10.1016/0038-0717(79)90101-9|
|Open access||Published as non-open access|
|Online||12 Nov 2002|
|Publication process dates|
|Accepted||18 Jul 1978|
|Copyright license||Publisher copyright|
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