Exerpt from: Secrets of the Soil (wonderful book!)

K N and P J Harris ecoli at cix.compulink.co.uk
Fri Apr 25 07:26:20 EST 1997

Soory Nanda but WRONG,
An aerobe can't use nitrogen but 79 per cent of it is not toxic ! Think 
about it a bit more carefully. The most sensitive part of the 
nitrogenase system has a half life (irreversable) of 45 seconds in the 
presence of atmospheric levels of oxygen. That is toxic !
Peter Harris,
Reading, U.K.

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