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Antibacterial biocomposite materials based on essential oils embedded in sol–gel hybrid silica matrices
For the design of antibacterial materials comprising hybrid silica-containing plant oils capable of performing a controlled release of essential oil components, tests of lemongrass, citronella, basil, rosemary, eucalyptus, ...
Production of selenium nanoparticles in Pseudomonas putida KT2440
Selenium (Se) is an essential element for the cell that has multiple applications in medicine and technology; microorganisms play an important role in Se transformations in the environment. Here we report the previously ...
Interplay of the PtsN (EIIANtr) protein of Pseudomonas putida with its target sensor kinase KdpD
The nitrogen phosphotransferase system (PTSNtr) of Pseudomonas putida is a multi-component regulatory device that participates in controlling a variety of physiological processes in a post-translational fashion. A general ...
Pristine but metal-rich Río Sucio (Dirty River) is dominated by Gallionella and other iron-sulfur oxidizing microbes
Whether the extreme conditions of acidity and heavy metal pollution of streams and rivers originating in pyritic formations are caused primarily by mining activities or by natural activities of metal-oxidizing microbes ...