Chinese Science Bulletin

, Volume 49, Issue 9, pp 981–982 | Cite as

Decolorization of reactive brilliant red K-2BP with the white-rot fungi under non-sterile conditions

Brief Communication


Pleurotus Phanerochaete Chrysosporium Trametes Versicolor Pleurotus Eryngii Bjerkandera Adusta 


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© Science in China Press 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.State Key Joint Laboratory of Environmental Simulation and Pollution Control, Department of Environment Science and EngineeringTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina

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