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Chlorate action

Richard P. Grant r_grant at see.sig.for.address
Fri Jul 9 03:10:06 EST 1999


In article <taguebwREMOVE-0807991114320001 at taguebw.winston.wfu.edu>,
taguebwREMOVE at wfu.edu wrote:

>Chlorate is an analog of nitrate, a standard nitrogen source for plants.
>Plants will treat chlorate like nitrate, take it into cells via a nitrate
>transporter and then convert it to chlorite using nitrate reductase. 

Ooh, that's wicked.  Thanks.

Richard

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