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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 312917, 5 pages
Zinc Uptake by Lactic Acid Bacteria
Department of Life Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 183, 41100 Modena, Italy
Received 16 January 2013; Accepted 19 February 2013
Academic Editors: S.-B. Hong and S. Sanyal
Copyright © 2013 Alan Leonardi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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