Cell wall-bound ultraviolet-screening compounds explain the high ultraviolet tolerance of the Antarctic moss, Ceratodon purpureus
Article first published online: 30 MAY 2008
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Volume 179, Issue 3, pages 776–783, August 2008
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Clarke, L. J. and Robinson, S. A. (2008), Cell wall-bound ultraviolet-screening compounds explain the high ultraviolet tolerance of the Antarctic moss, Ceratodon purpureus. New Phytologist, 179: 776–783. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02499.x
- Issue published online: 15 JUL 2008
- Article first published online: 30 MAY 2008
- Received: 19 February 2008Accepted: 3 April 2008
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