Biochemistry’s part in the nitrogen fixation studies

Biochemistry scientists are in good company among the many CALS researchers who have worked to harness the power of plants to fix nitrogen in the soil. Biochemistry’s Bob Burris, Paul Ludden, Vinod Shah, and Ophelia Venturelli are among those who have contributed to our understanding of nitrogen-fixation, a process of tremendous importance for increasing the productivity of farm fields and their ability to feed the world’s population.

Read more in Grow magazine’s story by Eric Hamilton.

Burris, Ludden, Shah, Venturelli
From left to right: Burris, Ludden, Shah, Venturelli.