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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 608954, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/608954
Research Article

Ultraviolet-B Radiation and Nitrogen Affect Nutrient Concentrations and the Amount of Nutrients Acquired by Above-Ground Organs of Maize

1Department of Biology and Environment, Centre for the Research and Technology of Agro-Environment and Biological Sciences, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, 5001-801 Vila Real, Portugal
2Department of Soil Science, Centre of Chemistry, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, 5001-801 Vila Real, Portugal
3Key Laboratory of Ecology and Environmental Science in Guangdong Higher Education, School of Life Science, South China Normal University, Guangzhou 510631, China
4Department of Biology, Lund University, 22362 Lund, Sweden

Received 24 October 2011; Accepted 5 December 2011

Academic Editors: A. M. De Ron and J. R. Qasem

Copyright © 2012 Carlos M. Correia et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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