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ISRN Microbiology
Volume 2013, Article ID 596429, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/596429
Research Article

Degradation of [ ]MC-LR by a Microcystin Degrading Bacterium Isolated from Lake Rotoiti, New Zealand

1Faculty of Sciences, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40000, Thailand
2Institute of Food, Nutrition and Human Health, College of Health, Massey University at Wellington, Private Bag 756, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
3Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment, Charles Darwin University, Darwin NT 0815, Australia

Received 1 May 2013; Accepted 28 May 2013

Academic Editors: D. A. Daines, V. Juillard, G. G. Olinger, D. Rodriguez-Lazaro, and T. P. West

Copyright © 2013 Theerasak Somdee 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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