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Marine bacteria

Marine bacteria produces man-made like toxic fire retardants: Study

A new study has revealed that common type of ocean bacteria is natural source of producing compounds, which are nearly identical to man-made toxic fire retardants.

Jun 30, 2014, 13:50 PM IST

Bacteria breakthrough for ‘bio-batteries’

A team of scientists from the UK and the US have identified the power-generating mechanism used by well-known marine bacteria.

Mar 26, 2013, 18:51 PM IST

Marine bacteria digest plastic

Microbiologists have discovered that bacteria seem to be digesting plastic garbage.

Mar 29, 2011, 18:57 PM IST