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Degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by microorganisms

Victoria University of Technology, The University of Melbourne, Grant Stanley, Margaret Britz, Sudarat Boonchan (2001) Degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by microorganisms. WO/2001/064841.

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The invention relates to isolated microorganisms useful for the biodegradation of polycylic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). Specifically, the invention relates to isolated Stenotrophomonas maltophilia VUN 10,010, Pseudomonas fluorescens VUN 10,011, Burkholderia sp. VUN 10,013 and Penicillium janthinellum. The invention further relates to a bacterial consortium having the ability to degrade PAHs.

Item Type: Patent
Uncontrolled Keywords: polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), bacteria, environment, microorganism
Subjects: RFCD Classification > 290000 Engineering and Technology
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Engineering and Science
Depositing User: Ms Phung T Tran
Date Deposited: 13 Nov 2008 23:47
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2010 02:12
DOI: WO/2001/064841
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