2022 Spring - Tarleton - Wed - Audrey Chibnall

This study found that it is possible to use bacteria found in the soil to break down pesticides. The most successful bacteria was able to break down CSM_Px and SSM_Px. The presence of the bacteria was seen by the yellow coloration in the cultures. This showed that the bacteria was able to survive by breaking down the pesticide to collect nutrients. While there were some issues, overall, this study showed that it is possible for bacteria to break down pesticides.

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Stephenville, TX, Stephenville, TX, United States
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Audrey Chibnall
Tarleton State University
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