New metalloid oxide reducing bacteria found in Manitoba’s Nopiming gold mine tailings

Posted by on February 14, 2017 1:27 pm
Categories: Tech

Researchers have identified new toxic metalloid-reducing bacteria in highly polluted abandoned gold mine tailings in Manitoba’s Nopiming Provincial Park. Uncovering new bacteria with high resistance to toxic waste in Canada’s extreme environments has potential to contribute to future bioremediation technologies.

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