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Title: Toxin-eating bacteria and bioremediation

Abstract

Methods are provided for reducing a level of one or more antibiotics from an antibiotic-contaminated substance. An organism that can utilize the one or more antibiotics as a carbon source is cultured in the presence of the antibiotic-contaminated substance for a sufficient amount of time to reduce the level of one or more antibiotics from the antibiotic-contaminated substance.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, USA
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1126417
Patent Number(s):
8658416
Application Number:
12/579,696
Assignee:
President and Fellows of Harvard College (Cambridge, MA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B08 - CLEANING B08B - CLEANING IN GENERAL
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12R - PROCESSES USING MICROORGANISMS
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-03ER63445
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Church, George M, Dantas, Gautam, and Sommer, Morten O. Toxin-eating bacteria and bioremediation. United States: N. p., 2014. Web.
Church, George M, Dantas, Gautam, & Sommer, Morten O. Toxin-eating bacteria and bioremediation. United States.
Church, George M, Dantas, Gautam, and Sommer, Morten O. Tue . "Toxin-eating bacteria and bioremediation". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1126417.
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