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Nature Geoscience volume 3, pages 303304 (2010) | Download Citation

Increasing temperatures stimulate the decomposition of soil organic matter in the short term. But a shift in microbial carbon allocation could mitigate this response over longer periods of time.

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  1. Göran I. Ågren is in the Department of Ecology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden.  Goran.Agren@ekol.slu.se

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