Browsing by Subject "isolates"
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(2006-11-16)Staphylococcus (S.) aureus is a leading cause of hospital and community acquired infections. Strains of methicillin resistant S. aureus (MRSA) have emerged that are resistant to all but a few antibiotics, raising the specter ...
Isolating Unique Bacteria from Terra Preta Systems: Using Culturing and Molecular Tools for Characterizing Microbial Life in Terra Preta (2006-08-16)The greater fertility of Terra Preta (TP) soils is thought to be due to their high black carbon (BC) content, which contributes to increased nutrient and moisture retention, and increased pH. It is likely that the unique ...