HAL will be down for maintenance from Friday, June 10 at 4pm through Monday, June 13 at 9am. More information
Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

The anaerobic hydrocarbon biodegrading bacteria: An overview

Abstract : Hydrocarbons are widespread in our environment. The number of bacteria known to oxidize hydrocarbons in the absence of oxygen has considerably increased during the last ten years. Anaerobic bacteria have been shown capable of utilizing hydrocarbons not only in consortia but also in pure cultures. The results obtained in the framework of MATBIOPOL project on anaerobic hydrocarbon degradation by denitrifying bacteria and by enrichment cultures maintained under methanogenic conditions are exposed together with the present knowledge on hydrocarbon biodegradation.
Document type :
Journal articles
Complete list of metadata

https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-01631864
Contributor : Cristiana Cravo-Laureau Connect in order to contact the contributor
Submitted on : Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 5:26:51 PM
Last modification on : Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 1:42:02 PM

Identifiers

Citation

Patricia Bonin, Valerie Michotey, Cristiana Cravo-Laureau, Agnès Hirschler-Réa. The anaerobic hydrocarbon biodegrading bacteria: An overview. Ophelia, Taylor & Francis, 2004, 58 (3), pp.243-254. ⟨10.1080/00785236.2004.10410232⟩. ⟨hal-01631864⟩

Share

Metrics

Record views

84