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Bacteria That Respires Rust Could Help To Protect the Environment From Toxic Metal

News   Jan 11, 2021 | Original story from Michigan State University

 
Bacteria That Respires Rust Could Help To Protect the Environment From Toxic Metal

This Geobacter cell -- which looks a bit like a gray peanut in this microscope image -- is speckled with a dark coating of cobalt minerals that would be toxic to many organisms. Credit: Hunter Dulay, MSU.

 
 
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