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Microbial degradation of lignin: how a bulky recalcitrant polymer is efficiently recycled in nature and how we can take advantage of this
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Microbial reporters of metal bioavailability
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Indole and 7-hydroxyindole diminish Pseudomonas aeruginosa virulence
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