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nostoc

(nŏs′tŏk′)
n.
Any of various freshwater nitrogen-fixing cyanobacteria of the genus Nostoc that form spherical colonies of filaments embedded in a gelatinous substance.
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Not only is Nostoc a superfood, it is also helps the body heal quicker.
Industrial production of microalgal cell-mass and secondary products-species of high potential Nostoc.
Antioxidant and moisture-retention activities of the polysaccharide from Nostoc commune.
Cyanobacteria of Nostoc genus are common in cyanolichen symbiosis and Nostoc commune is also found as free-living spherical colonies.
Water-stress induced trehalose accumulation and control of trehalase in the cyanobacterium Nostoc punctiforme IAM M-15.
En el corte histologico se observo frecuentemente la presencia del fotobionte Stigonema, contradiciendo los reportes encontrados por Lamb (1968) y Boekhout (1982), que mencionan que el fotobionte mas comun es Nostoc.
Isolation and identification of a new antibacterial entity from the Antarctic Cyanobacterium Nostoc CCC 537.
55) (Image: dark-field micrograph of the cyanobacterium Nostoc, one of the many cyanohaeteria that produce BMAA.
The removal of calcium and magnesium up to 68 percent when the effluent was treated with Nostoc (Ganapathiselvam et al.
5 5 x 10 [micro]m, large oil droplets) Microcoleus vaginatus (Vaucher) NA Terrestrial + Gomont et Gomont Nostoc sp.