Month: April 2015

Experimental ocean acidification alters the allocation of metabolic energy

T.-C. Francis Pan1, Scott L. Applebaum1, and Donal T. Manahan2 Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 —   Energy is required to maintain physiological homeostasis in response to environmental change. Although responses to environmental stressors frequently are assumed to involve high metabolic costs, the biochemical bases