Table 2

Biodegradation rates of the cultures able to biodegrade SMX
Accession/isolate Phylum Biodegradation rate* [mg L-1 d-1]
R2A-UV MSM-CN MSM
HF571531, Brevundimonas sp. SMXB12 Proteobacteria 2.5 1.7 1.0
HF571532, Microbacterium sp. SMXB24 Actinobacteria 2.5 1.25 1.25
HF571537, Microbacterium sp. SMX348 Actinobacteria 2.5 1.7 1.25
HF572913, Pseudomonas sp. SMX321 Proteobacteria 2.5 2.5 1.7
HE985241, Pseudomonas sp. SMX330 Proteobacteria 2.5 1.7 1.25
HF571533, Pseudomonas sp. SMX331 Proteobacteria 2.5 1.7 1.25
HF571535, Pseudomonas sp. SMX344 Proteobacteria 2.5 1.7 1.25
HF571536, Pseudomonas sp. SMX345 Proteobacteria 2.5 1.25 1.25
HF571534, Variovorax sp. SMX332 Proteobacteria 2.5 1.7 1.25

*calculated from duplicate experiments (nā€‰=ā€‰2). Standard deviations between duplicate setups were below 1% and are not shown.

Isolation was performed from an SMX-acclimated AS community, followed by identification with 16S rRNA sequencing. ENA accession numbers and species names are provided.

Herzog et al.

Herzog et al. BMC Microbiology 2013 13:276   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-276

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