nitrite bacteria

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nitrite bacteria

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ammonia-oxidizing bacteria

soil BACTERIA, for example Nitrosomonas, that oxidize ammonia to nitrite.
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Adair K, Schwartz E (2008) Evidence that ammonia-oxidizing archaea are more abundant than ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in soils along an elevation gradient in northern Arizona, USA.
North American firm Mother Dirt is doing great work with live ammonia-oxidizing bacteria, having introduced an AO+ Mist Spray that claims to restore "essential" bacteria to the skin.
Extensive research has been conducted on the inhibitory effect of FA on the activities and thresholds of nitrite-oxidizing bacteria (NOB) and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria (AOB) [2-4].
Ammonia-oxidizing bacteria belong to Gram negative with rod-shaped cells (length 0.
The whole partial nitritation by Ammonia-oxidizing Bacteria (AOB) combined with anammox process is of great interest in effluents of anaerobic digestion, which contain high amounts of nitrogen as ammonia.
It has indeed been demonstrated that MOB and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria (AOB) can switch substrates (Dunfield and Knowles, 1995).
Community structure of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria within anoxic marine sediments.
This joint research looksinto the removal of high-concentration nitrogen by an anaerobic treatment method using anaerobic ammonia-oxidizing bacteria.
In arable soils, most of the ammonia oxidation is carried out by autotrophic ammonia-oxidizing bacteria (AOB) (Barraclough & Puff, 1995).
He J, Shen J, Zhang L, Zhu Y, Zheng Y, Xu M, Di HJ (2007) Quantitative analyses of the abundance and composition of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria and ammonia-oxidizing archaea of a Chinese upland red soil under long-term fertilization practices.