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Indian Mangrove Microbiome Reveals Trove of Antibiotic and Heavy Metal Resistance Genes

News   Aug 08, 2018 | Original Story by Ranjith Kumavath, PhD and Debmalya Barh, PhD

 
High prevalence of antibiotic and heavy metal resistance genes found in Indian mangrove microbial ecosystem

A cluster of mangroves on the banks of Vellikeel river in Kannur District of Kerala, India. Credit: By Lamiot under [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons

 
 
 

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