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Arsenic is not poisonous to some bacteria

Posted by naturalproductman on June 5, 2011

Felisa Wolfe-Simon and co-workers at the US Geological Institute in Menlo Park, CA have reported in Science on a bacterium that grows in arsenic and replaces normal phosphate normally found in biomolecules with arsenate.

 

Science paper

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