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Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 761834, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/761834
Research Article

Resistance to and Accumulation of Heavy Metals by Actinobacteria Isolated from Abandoned Mining Areas

1Environmental Microbiology and Toxicology Unit, Laboratory of Biology and Biotechnology of Microorganisms (LBBM), Faculty of Sciences Semlalia, Cadi Ayyad University, P.O. Box 2390, 40000 Marrakech, Morocco
2Laboratory of Hydrobiology, Ecotoxicology and Assainissement (LHEA), Faculty of Sciences Semlalia, Cadi Ayyad University, P.O. Box 2390, 40000 Marrakech, Morocco

Received 7 August 2014; Revised 13 November 2014; Accepted 18 November 2014

Academic Editor: Wen-Jun Li

Copyright © 2015 Soraia El Baz 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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