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Role of trehalose in heat and desiccation tolerance in the soil bacterium Rhizobium etli

Mercedes Reina-Bueno, Montserrat Argandoña, Joaquín J Nieto, Alba Hidalgo-García, Fernando Iglesias-Guerra, María J Delgado and Carmen Vargas*

  • * Corresponding author: Carmen Vargas

  • † Equal contributors

BMC Microbiology 2012, 12:207  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-12-207

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