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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013, Article ID 192589, 10 pages
Research Article

Characterization and Complete Sequence of Lactonase Enzyme from Bacillus weihenstephanensis Isolate P65 with Potential Activity against Acyl Homoserine Lactone Signal Molecules

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Organization of African Unity Street, P.O. Box 11566, Abbassia, Cairo, Egypt

Received 17 April 2013; Revised 18 June 2013; Accepted 18 June 2013

Academic Editor: Anastasia Kotanidou

Copyright © 2013 Masarra Mohammed Sakr 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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