Bioluminescent bacteria: lux genes as environmental biosensors
Nunes-Halldorson Vânia da Silva
Duran Norma Letícia
- Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Microbiologia
Brazilian Journal of Microbiology
(issn: 1517-8382, eissn: 1678-4405)
bacteria | bioluminescence | lux genes | Microbiology | QR1-502 | Microtox toxicity bioassay
Bioluminescent bacteria are widespread in natural environments. Over the years, many researchers have been studying the physiology, biochemistry and genetic control of bacterial bioluminescence. These discoveries have revolutionized the area of Environmental Microbiolog...