Unusual symbiosis found between algae and nitrogen-fixing bacteria | MycorWeb Plant-Microbe Interactions | Scoop.it

Scientists have discovered an unusual symbiosis between tiny single-celled algae and highly specialized bacteria in the ocean. The partnership plays an important role in fertilizing the oceans by taking nitrogen from the atmosphere and "fixing" it into a form that other organisms can use.

Via Laran, Dr. Stefan Gruenwald