Isolation and characterization of mesotrione-degrading Bacillus sp. from soil

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Batisson , Isabelle; Crouzet , Olivier; Besse-Hoggan , Pascale; Sancelme , Martine; Mangot , Jean-François; Mallet , Clarisse; Bohatier , Jacques;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Subject: Mesotrione | Bacterial degradation | Soil | Bacillus sp. | 2-Amino-4-methylsulfonylbenzoic acid (AMBA) | Bacillus sp | [ SDV.EE ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Ecology, environment

International audience; Dissipation kinetics of mesotrione, a new triketone herbicide, sprayed on soil from Limagne (Puy-de-Dôme, France) showed that the soil microflora were able to biotransform it. Bacteria from this soil were cultured in mineral salt solution supplem... View more
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