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Characterization of Pseudomonas monteilii CCM 3423 and its physiological potential for biodegradation of selected organic pollutants.

Authors

VOJTKOVÁ Hana KOSINA Marcel SEDLÁČEK Ivo MAŠLAŇOVÁ Ivana HARWOTOVÁ Markéta MOLINKOVÁ Veronika

Year of publication 2014
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Folia Microbiologica
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Science

Citation
Web http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12223-014-0373-8
Doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12223-014-0373-8
Field Microbiology, virology
Keywords Identification; ribotyping; biotyping; phenotypization; organic pollutants; PAHs; Pseudomonas monteilii
Description Pseudomonas monteilii CCM 3423 bacterial strain, deposited at the Czech Collection of Microorganisms, was originally isolated by Haľama and Augustín (1980) as a bacterium degrading aromatic hydrocarbons and derivates. A detailed study supported by a molecular genetics method of sequence analyses of rrs and rpoD genes was used to reclassify the strain, originally stored as Pseudomonas putida. The physiological characteristics of the strain are complemented with research in the capacity to utilize selected organic pollutants. The obtained results point at very good biodegradation properties of the strain. The results imply that Pseudomonas monteilii CCM 3423 is a prospective strain in terms of further biotechnological application in contaminated environment.
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