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Bacillus firmus

A species of Bacillus that occurs in soil and marine sediments. Many strains are alkalophilic and able to metabolize HEAVY METALS; it may therefore… Expand
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Highly Cited
2018
Highly Cited
2018
Soil salinity is an adverse abiotic factor which reduces plant growth, yield and quality. Plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria… Expand
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Hexavalent chromium [Cr(VI)] and arsenite [As(III)] are the most toxic forms of chromium and arsenic respectively, and reduction… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Aims:  To identify the diversity of pigmented aerobic spore formers found in the environment and to characterize the chemical… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The biological control efficacy of single or multiple applications of the mutualistic endophyte Fusarium oxysporum strain 162… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Discharge of heavy metals from metal processing industries is known to have adverse effects on the environment. Conventional… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Strains of Bacillus cereus can produce a heat-stable toxin (cereulide). In this study, 101 Bacillus strains representing 7… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A soil isolate, identified as Bacillus firmus, produced a strongly acidic, polysaccharide flocculating agent. The bioflocculant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Application of protoplast transformation and single- and double-crossover mutagenesis protocols to alkaliphilic Bacillus firmus… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The MM281 strain of Salmonella typhimurium which possesses mutations in each its three known Mg2+ transport systems and requires… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Proteolytic enzymes produced by Bacillus species find a wide variety of applications in brewing, detergent, food, and leather… Expand