Research Progress

Scientists Reveal the Influence of Forest Conversion on the Temporal Patterns of Microbial Beta-d...

Natural forests have been widely converted to meet other land needs such as plantation, agriculture and pasture, and the loss of natural forest is estimated to be 130 million hectares between 2000 ...

Scientists Find C Quality and Microbial Property Controlling the Non-linear Latitudinal Patterns ...

The amount of CO2 released to the atmosphere through soil microbial respiration (Rs) is estimated to be 60 Pg C.

The Differences of Nutrient Resorption between Trees with Different Mycorrhizal Fungi

Trees usually associate with different mycorrhizal fungi, which help them take up nutrient from soil.

Researchers Develop High-throughput Method for Rapid Detection of Pesticide Residues

Researchers from the Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences established a high-throughput method for the rapid detection of pesticide residues (i.e. Chlorpyrifos and Carbofuran) ...

Researchers Isolate Biosurfactant-producing Bacterial Strains Showing Potential for Microbial Enh...

A new study led by researchers from the Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences indicates that a bacterial strain isolated from Xinjiang oil reservoir can efficiently produce bios...