Genome-scale modelling of extracellular electron transfer-mediated ammonium bioremediation by ANAMMOX
posterposted on 2023-03-16, 14:29 authored by Roman Bielski, Ahsan IslamAhsan Islam
•ANAMMOX (ANaerobic AMMonium Oxidation) bacteria are a genetically diverse group of organisms responsible for fixed nitrogen removal in anaerobic environments.
•Employed in wastewater treatment but are slow growing (3-7 days doubling time).
•Improving growth rates is key to widespread adoption.
•Genome scale metabolic modelling reveals rate limiting processes and insights into amelioration of these processes.
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