Explore BrainMass
Share

Nitrogen Fixation: Nodulation Capacities

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

When comparing nodule specific nitrogenase activities in control and nitrate treated plants at 20% oxygen, why is it necessary to express nitrogenase activity per gram fresh weight of nodule tissue? Ideas are presented.

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 16, 2018, 4:07 pm ad1c9bdddf
https://brainmass.com/biology/photosynthesis/nitrogen-fixation-nodulation-capacities-14224

Solution Preview

For better comparison of the nodulation capacities (nodule specific nitrogenase activities) between the different plants (control and nitrate treated), it's better to express nitrogenase activity per ...

Solution Summary

This solution compares nodulation capacities.

$2.19