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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 108562, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/108562
Research Article

Characterization of a Selenium-Tolerant Rhizosphere Strain from a Novel Se-Hyperaccumulating Plant Cardamine hupingshanesis

1Advanced Lab for Selenium and Human Health, Suzhou Institute for Advanced Study, University of Science and Technology of China, Suzhou, Jiangsu 215123, China
2Nano Science and Technology School, Suzhou Institute for Advanced Study, University of Science and Technology of China, Suzhou, Jiangsu 215123, China
3Jiangsu Bio-Engineering Centre on Selenium, Suzhou, Jiangsu 215123, China
4School of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230026, China

Received 31 July 2014; Revised 4 October 2014; Accepted 5 October 2014; Published 12 November 2014

Academic Editor: Yudong Cai

Copyright © 2014 Xinzhao Tong 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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