Interaction of anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria Rhodopseudomonas sp. with kaolinite

The interaction between freshwater nonsulfur purple bacteria Rhodopseudomonas sp. UZ-25p (Uzon caldera, Kamchatka, Russia) and two kaolinite samples (Zhuravlinyi Log, Chelyabinsk oblast) was investigated. Alterations in the chemical composition of the minerals and solutions, the parameters of bacterial growth, and crystal morphology and mineralogy of the… (More)