Psychrophilic methanogenic community development during long-term cultivation of anaerobic granular biofilms

@article{McKeown2009PsychrophilicMC,
  title={Psychrophilic methanogenic community development during long-term cultivation of anaerobic granular biofilms},
  author={Rory M McKeown and Colm Scully and Anne-Marie Enright and F{\'a}bio Alexandre Chinalia and Changsoo Lee and Th{\'e}r{\`e}se Mahony and Gavin Collins and Vincent O'flaherty},
  journal={The ISME Journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={3},
  pages={1231-1242}
}
Granular biomass was temporally sampled from a cold (4–15 °C) anaerobic bioreactor, which was inoculated with mesophilic biomass and used to treat industrial wastewater in a long-term (3.4 year) study. Data from 16S rRNA gene clone libraries, quantitative PCR and terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism analyses indicated that microbial community structure was dynamic, with shifts in the archaeal and bacterial communities' structures observed following start-up and during temperature… CONTINUE READING

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