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It was produced by a bacteria that, according to researchers at michigan state university, can survive in extreme toxic environments and create 24karat gold nuggets. Pdf heavy metal mining using microbes 1 researchgate. A species of bacterium forms nanoscale gold nuggets to help it to grow in toxic solutions of the precious metal, reports a paper published online today in nature chemical biology. And when they restored bacteria colonies in the gut of the germ free mice, their ec cells began producing normal levels of serotonin showing the effect on the ec cells can be reversed. The molecule with which the bacteria create the particles could one day be used to collect gold from mine waste, says frank reith. Gold mining can be openpit or deep shaft mixed with other hm such as copper cu, silver ag. Bacteria found to thrive on gold scientific american. Pdf gold nanoparticles aunps have found wide range of applications in electronics, biomedical engineering, and.
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