Towards a sustainable biobased industry - Highlighting the impact of extremophiles.

@article{Krger2018TowardsAS,
  title={Towards a sustainable biobased industry - Highlighting the impact of extremophiles.},
  author={Anna Kr{\"u}ger and Christian Sch{\"a}fers and Carola Schr{\"o}der and Garabed Antranikian},
  journal={New biotechnology},
  year={2018},
  volume={40 Pt A},
  pages={
          144-153
        }
}
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