Articles | Volume 9, issue 7
Biogeosciences, 9, 2407–2418, 2012
Biogeosciences, 9, 2407–2418, 2012

Research article 04 Jul 2012

Research article | 04 Jul 2012

Occurrence and distribution of ladderane oxidation products in different oceanic regimes

D. Rush et al.

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