Table 6: Application of genetically modified bacteria for assessing the biodegradation process efficiency.

MicroorganismsApplicationContaminantsReference

A. eutrophus H850Lrprocess monitoringPCBVan Dyke et al. [107]
P. putida TVA8process monitoringTCE, BTEXApplegate et al. [108]
P. fluorescens HK44process monitoringnaphthalene, anthraceneSayler and Ripp [109]
B. cepacia BRI6001Lstrain monitoring2,4-DMasson et al. [110]
P. fluorescens 10586s/pUCD607stress responseBTEXSousa et al. [111]
Pseudomonas strain Shk1toxicity assessment2, 4-dinitrophenol hydroquinoneKelly et al. [112]
A. eutrophus 2050end point analysisnon polar narcoticsLayton et al. [113]