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Organic Matter Biodegradation by Bacterial Consortium under Metal Stress

By Simone Pennafirme, Inaya Lima, José Bitencourt, Mirian Crapez and Ricardo Lopes

Submitted: November 5th 2014Reviewed: June 5th 2015Published: December 17th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/60980

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Simone Pennafirme, Inaya Lima, José Bitencourt, Mirian Crapez and Ricardo Lopes (December 17th 2015). Organic Matter Biodegradation by Bacterial Consortium under Metal Stress, Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Polluted Systems Rolando Chamy, Francisca Rosenkranz and Lorena Soler, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/60980. Available from:

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