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Title: Garbage-Eating Geobacter
Url: http://www.geotimes.org/feb05/trends.html#geobacter
Creator: Zaffos, Joshua
Publisher: American Geological Institute
Description: This Geotimes article highlights recent work done by Derek Lovley on the microbe Geobacter. The article discusses the ability of Geobacter to eat metal wastes as well as the prospect of using Geobacter as a microbial fuel cell. The web site also contains links to the Geotimes' home page, the American Geological Institute (AGI) home, and other useful AGI links.
LC Classification: Science -- Microbiology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Biogeochemistry -- Biogeochemical cycles
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental pollution -- Pollution control methods -- Special methods -- Biological treatment. Bioremediation
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Biology -- Metabolism
Health -- Microbes
Ecology -- Biogeochemical cycle
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
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Language: English
Rights: American Geological Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-03-18 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-01-26 10:20:58 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Microbial Life
Full Record Views: 76
Resource URL Clicks: 4
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