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Research article
23 Dec 2010
Research article |  | 23 Dec 2010

Implications for chloro- and pheopigment synthesis and preservation from combined compound-specific δ13C, δ15N, and Δ14C analysis

S. Kusch, Y. Kashiyama, N. O. Ogawa, M. Altabet, M. Butzin, J. Friedrich, N. Ohkouchi, and G. Mollenhauer

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