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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013, Article ID 714232, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/714232
Research Article

Persistent Organic Pollutants Induced Protein Expression and Immunocrossreactivity by Stenotrophomonas maltophilia PM102: A Prospective Bioremediating Candidate

1Department of Biotechnology, University of Burdwan, Golapbag More, Burdwan, West Bengal 713104, India
2Department of Biotechnology, Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia, West Bengal 721657, India

Received 9 April 2013; Revised 26 May 2013; Accepted 5 June 2013

Academic Editor: Aiyagari Ramesh

Copyright © 2013 Piyali Mukherjee and Pranab Roy. 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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