Redundancy Lost? Wood-degrading Fungi in Northern Forest

Project: Research project

Description

Wood-degrading fungi are large, multicellular organisms that occupy a unique, though geographically widespread niche. Few organisms can metabolize wood, yet wood is ubiquitous. In terms of recycling nutrients, this means individual fungal species can h
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/1/0912/31/13

Funding

  • THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION

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recycling
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