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South African Journal of Science

versión On-line ISSN 1996-7489
versión impresa ISSN 0038-2353

S. Afr. j. sci. vol.103 no.3-4 Pretoria mar./abr. 2007

 

RESEARCH IN ACTION

 

Nitrous oxide and carbon dioxide: Their similar and contrasting biological effects

 

 

M.A. Gillman; F.J. Lichtigfeld

South African Brain Research Institute, 6 Campbell St, Waverley, Johannesburg 2090, South Africa.

 

 


ABSTRACT

The similar and contrasting biological properties of CO2 and N2O appear to reflect fundamental biological processes in both very simple and the most complex organisms.


 

 

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We thank Mary Scholes and Mike Cramer for advice on the section dealing with plant physiology.
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