Highlight | Remediation | Nuclear Toxicology | Bioremediation | Microalgae | Radiobiology
A new strain of micro-algae with extraordinary properties of resistance to ionizing radiation and capable of strongly accumulate radioactive metal cations was discovered. Its potential use for the decontamination of nuclear facilities has been patented.
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