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International Journal of Biodiversity
Volume 2013, Article ID 265356, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/265356
Research Article

Diversity of Mercury Resistant Escherichia coli Strains Isolated from Aquatic Systems in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

1Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública Sergio Arouca (Ensp), Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (FIOCRUZ), Rua Leopoldo Bulhões 1480 Manguinhos, 21041-210 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Departamento de Microbiologia Médica, Instituto de Microbiologia Paulo de Góes, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Departamento de Microbiologia Geral, Instituto de Microbiologia Paulo de Góes, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 8 March 2013; Revised 24 May 2013; Accepted 26 May 2013

Academic Editor: Steven Lee Stephenson

Copyright © 2013 Raquel Costa de Luca Rebello 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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