BacterioFiles 281: Prokaryote Partners Produce Plastic

January 9, 2017
Azotobacter vinelandii

Azotobacter vinelandii

This episode: Microbes with complementary abilities help each other grow and produce useful stuff from the air!

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Journal Paper:
Smith MJ, Francis MB. 2016. A designed A. vinelandiiS. elongatuscoculture for chemical photoproduction from air, water, phosphate and trace metals. ACS Synth Biol 5:955–961.

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