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Respiration of arsenic and selenium in phylogenetically-diverse bacteria - towards genetic, biochemical and evolutionary understanding.



selenium arsenic respiration reductase biomineralization of selenium


  • NZ1_10: Microbiology
  • NZ9_8: Environmental microbiology
  • NZ1_2: Biochemistry


NZ1 - Molecular biology, structural biology, biotechnology: molecular biology, structural biology, biotechnology

Host institution :

Uniwersytet Warszawski, Wydział Biologii

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Principal investigator (from the host institution):

dr Lucian Staicu 

Number of co-investigators in the project: 4

Call: SONATA 13 - announced on 2017-06-14

Amount awarded: 1 195 000 PLN

Project start date (Y-m-d): 2018-06-15

Project end date (Y-m-d): 2022-06-14

Project duration:: 36 months (the same as in the proposal)

Project status: Project completed

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