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- Tian, Ren-Mao; Wang, Yong; Bougouffa, Salim; Gao, Zhao-Ming; Cai, Lin; Zhang, Wei-Peng; Bajic, Vladimir; Qian, Pei-Yuan
- mBio 2014 v.5 no.6 pp. e01980-14
- Ectothiorhodospiraceae, etc ; Cyanobacteria; Porifera; autotrophic bacteria; bacterial communities; bacterial motility; bacteriophages; chemotaxis; community structure; copper; environmental impact; genes; metagenomics; microsymbionts; pollution; polysaccharides; ribosomal RNA; virulence; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... Marine sponges are the most primitive metazoan and host symbiotic microorganisms. They are crucial components of the marine ecological system and play an essential role in pelagic processes. Copper pollution is currently a widespread problem and poses a threat to marine organisms. Here, we examined the effects of copper treatment on the composition of the sponge-associated bacterial community and ...
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