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Volume 2014, Article ID 931793, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/931793
Research Article

Methylobacterium populi VP2: Plant Growth-Promoting Bacterium Isolated from a Highly Polluted Environment for Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAH) Biodegradation

1DIA-Dipartimento di Agraria, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Università 100, 80055 Portici, Italy
2Dipartimento di Biologia, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Complesso Universitario Monte S. Angelo, Via Cintia 4, 80126 Napoli, Italy

Received 25 March 2014; Revised 28 May 2014; Accepted 10 July 2014; Published 3 August 2014

Academic Editor: Wen-Jun Li

Copyright © 2014 Valeria Ventorino 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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