Rosa Margesin

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Affiliation: University of Innsbruck
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-temperature bioremediation of a waste water contaminated with anionic surfactants and fuel oil
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 49:482-6. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Hydrocarbon degradation and enzyme activities of cold-adapted bacteria and yeasts
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Extremophiles 7:451-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A cold-active extracellular metalloprotease from Pedobacter cryoconitis--production and properties
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Res Microbiol 156:499-505. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Microbial activity and community composition during bioremediation of diesel-oil-contaminated soil: effects of hydrocarbon concentration, fertilizers, and incubation time
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Microb Ecol 53:259-69. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Humitalea rosea gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacteriochlorophyll-containing bacterium of the family Acetobacteraceae isolated from soil
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:1411-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Polaromonas glacialis sp. nov. and Polaromonas cryoconiti sp. nov., isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:2662-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pedobacter ruber sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from soil
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:339-44. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Sphingomonas alpina sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from alpine soil
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:1558-63. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Arthrobacter cryoconiti sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:397-402. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Cold-loving microbes, plants, and animals--fundamental and applied aspects
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Naturwissenschaften 94:77-99. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Low-temperature bioremediation of a waste water contaminated with anionic surfactants and fuel oil
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 49:482-6. 1998
    ..Bioaugmentation of the nutrient-amended waste water was without any effect...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hydrocarbon degradation and enzyme activities of cold-adapted bacteria and yeasts
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Extremophiles 7:451-8. 2003
    ..Biodegradation by five yeast strains was optimal at 10 degrees C and faster at 1 degrees C than at 20 degrees C. All phenol-degrading strains produced catechol 1,2 dioxygenase activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint A cold-active extracellular metalloprotease from Pedobacter cryoconitis--production and properties
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Res Microbiol 156:499-505. 2005
    ..More than 80% of the maximum activity were retained at a pH in the range of 7-10. No activity loss was detected after 1 h at pH 7-9 and 20 degrees C, nor after 1 h of incubation with 3 M urea or 0.1% perborate...
  4. ncbi request reprint Microbial activity and community composition during bioremediation of diesel-oil-contaminated soil: effects of hydrocarbon concentration, fertilizers, and incubation time
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Microb Ecol 53:259-69. 2007
    ..The Gram-positive population was not significantly influenced by TPH content or biostimulation treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Humitalea rosea gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic bacteriochlorophyll-containing bacterium of the family Acetobacteraceae isolated from soil
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:1411-6. 2013
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain of the type species is W37(T) ( = CIP 110261(T) = LMG 26243(T))...
  6. doi request reprint Polaromonas glacialis sp. nov. and Polaromonas cryoconiti sp. nov., isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:2662-8. 2012
    ..The type strain of Polaromonas glacialis sp. nov. is Cr4-12(T) (=DSM 24062(T) =LMG 26049(T) =KACC 15089(T)) and that of Polaromonas cryoconiti sp. nov. is Cr4-35(T) (=DSM 24248(T) =LMG 26050(T) =KACC 15090(T))...
  7. doi request reprint Pedobacter ruber sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from soil
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:339-44. 2013
    ..nov. The type strain is W1(T) ( = DSM 24536(T) = LMG 26240(T))...
  8. doi request reprint Sphingomonas alpina sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from alpine soil
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:1558-63. 2012
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is S8-3(T) (=DSM 22537(T)=LMG 26055(T))...
  9. doi request reprint Arthrobacter cryoconiti sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:397-402. 2012
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is Cr6-08(T) ( = DSM 23324(T)  = LMG 26052(T)  = CGMCC 1.10698(T))...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cold-loving microbes, plants, and animals--fundamental and applied aspects
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Naturwissenschaften 94:77-99. 2007
    ..In this review, we describe the mechanisms of microorganisms, plants, and animals to cope with the cold and the resulting biotechnological perspectives...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rhodotorula psychrophila sp. nov., Rhodotorula psychrophenolica sp. nov. and Rhodotorula glacialis sp. nov., novel psychrophilic basidiomycetous yeast species isolated from alpine environments
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:2179-84. 2007
    ..Sequence analyses of the 26S rDNA D1/D2 regions indicated that the novel species are phylogenetically related and belong to a clade that includes other psychrophilic yeasts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alpine microorganisms: useful tools for low-temperature bioremediation
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Microbiol 45:281-5. 2007
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Microbial communities and activities in alpine and subalpine soils
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 67:208-18. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Effect of temperature on growth parameters of psychrophilic bacteria and yeasts
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Extremophiles 13:257-62. 2009
    ..Thus, cultivation temperatures close to the maximum growth temperature are not appropriate for studying psychrophiles...
  15. doi request reprint Mrakiella cryoconiti gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrophilic, anamorphic, basidiomycetous yeast from alpine and arctic habitats
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:2977-82. 2008
    ..On the basis of phenotypic and genotypic characteristics, Cryptococcus aquaticus (a member of the Mrakia clade) is transferred to the newly described genus as Mrakiella aquatica comb. nov...
  16. doi request reprint Characterization of bacterial communities at heavy-metal-contaminated sites
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Chemosphere 82:1583-8. 2011
    ..Shannon diversity (H') indices for FISH-detected bacterial phylogenetic groups were not significantly different at the two sites...
  17. doi request reprint Diversity and ecology of psychrophilic microorganisms
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Res Microbiol 162:346-61. 2011
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Characterization of cold-active pectate lyases from psychrophilic Mrakia frigida
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Lett Appl Microbiol 40:453-9. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to determine optimal conditions for pectate lyase (PL) production by two psychrophilic yeast strains and to compare the properties of the cold-active enzymes using mesophilic PL as reference enzyme...
  19. ncbi request reprint Potential of halotolerant and halophilic microorganisms for biotechnology
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology NF, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Extremophiles 5:73-83. 2001
    ..The degradation or transformation of a range of organic pollutants and the production of alternative energy are other fields of applications of these groups of extremophiles...
  20. ncbi request reprint Biodegradation and bioremediation of hydrocarbons in extreme environments
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology NF, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 56:650-63. 2001
    ..Our knowledge of the biodegradation potential of acidophilic, alkaliphilic, or barophilic microorganisms is limited...
  21. ncbi request reprint Monitoring of bioremediation by soil biological activities
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology N F, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Chemosphere 40:339-46. 2000
    ..Soil lipase activity and the number of hydrocarbon utilizers correlated negatively (P < 0.0001) with the remaining hydrocarbon content...
  22. ncbi request reprint Degradation of phenol and toxicity of phenolic compounds: a comparison of cold-tolerant Arthrobacter sp. and mesophilic Pseudomonas putida
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Extremophiles 8:201-7. 2004
    ..The mesophile showed a significantly lower susceptibility to high hydrocarbon concentrations when grown at 25 degrees C compared to 10 degrees C...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychropiezophilic microorganisms
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 50:429-36. 2004
    ..In this short review, we summarize the current knowledge about psychrophiezophilic microorganisms with regard to their taxonomy and cellular fatty acids composition. Their biotechnological potential is also described...
  24. ncbi request reprint Arthrobacter psychrophenolicus sp. nov., isolated from an alpine ice cave
    Rosa Margesin
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Universitat Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:2067-72. 2004
    ..Strain AG31(T) (=DSM 15454(T)=LMG 21914(T)) is assigned as the type strain of a novel Arthrobacter species, Arthrobacter psychrophenolicus sp. nov...
  25. ncbi request reprint Biodegradation of diesel oil by cold-adapted microorganisms in presence of sodium dodecyl sulfate
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology N F, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Chemosphere 38:3463-72. 1999
    ..Oil biodegradation by the indigenous microorganisms in soil was inhibited at all SDS concentrations tested. The surfactant itself was rapidly biodegraded both in liquid culture and in soil...
  26. ncbi request reprint Low-temperature biodegradation of high amounts of phenol by Rhodococcus spp. and basidiomycetous yeasts
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Res Microbiol 156:68-75. 2005
    ..Both rhodococci degraded up to 12.5 mM phenol, while the two yeast strains even utilized as much as 15 mM phenol...
  27. pmc Bioremediation (natural attenuation and biostimulation) of diesel-oil-contaminated soil in an alpine glacier skiing area
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:3127-33. 2001
    ..The effect of biostimulation of the indigenous soil microorganisms declined with time. The microbial activities in the unfertilized soil fluctuated around background levels during the whole study...
  28. doi request reprint Nocardioides alpinus sp. nov., a psychrophilic actinomycete isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:445-50. 2012
    ..nov., is proposed, with Cr7-14(T) ( = DSM 23325(T) = LMG 26053(T) = CGMCC 1.10697(T)) as the type strain...
  29. doi request reprint Agromyces bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2341-5. 2010
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is BZ41(T) (=DSM 22275(T) =CGMCC 1.8984(T))...
  30. doi request reprint Sphingomonas glacialis sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:587-91. 2011
    ..nov. The type strain is C16y(T) (=DSM 22294(T) =CGMCC 1.8957(T) =CIP 110131(T) [corrected])...
  31. doi request reprint Hymenobacter psychrophilus sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:859-63. 2011
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is BZ33r(T) ( = DSM 22290(T)  = CGMCC 1.8975(T)  = LMG 25548(T))...
  32. doi request reprint Candidimonas bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil, and emended description of the genus Candidimonas Vaz-Moreira et al. 2011
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:2084-9. 2012
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is BZ59(T) (= DSM 22805(T) = LMG 26046(T) = CGMCC 1.10190(T)). The description of the genus Candidimonas is emended...
  33. doi request reprint Pseudomonas bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:2333-7. 2011
    ..nov., is proposed. The type strain is BZ93(T) ( = DSM 22558(T)  = CGMCC 1.9095(T) = LMG 26048(T))...
  34. doi request reprint Devosia psychrophila sp. nov. and Devosia glacialis sp. nov., from alpine glacier cryoconite, and an emended description of the genus Devosia
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:710-5. 2012
    ..type strain Cr7-05(T) =DSM 22950(T) =CGMCC 1.10210(T) =CIP 110130(T)) and Devosia glacialis sp. nov. (type strain Cr4-44(T) =CGMCC 1.10691(T) =LMG 26051(T)) are proposed. An emended description of the genus Devosia is also provided...
  35. doi request reprint Tistrella bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:2227-30. 2011
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is BZ78(T) ( = DSM 22817(T)  = CGMCC 1.10188(T)  = LMG 26047(T))...
  36. doi request reprint Arthrobacter alpinus sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from alpine soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2149-53. 2010
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is S6-3(T) (=DSM 22274(T) =CGMCC 1.8950(T))...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pedobacter cryoconitis sp. nov., a facultative psychrophile from alpine glacier cryoconite
    Rosa Margesin
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Universitat Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:1291-6. 2003
    ..The strain is assigned to a novel Pedobacter species, for which the name Pedobacter cryoconitis sp. nov. is proposed, with A37(T) (=DSM 14825(T)=LMG 21415(T)) as the type strain...
  38. ncbi request reprint Biodegradation of phenol and phenol-related compounds by psychrophilic and cold-tolerant alpine yeasts
    Philipp Bergauer
    Institute of Microbiology, Leopold Franzens University, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Chemosphere 59:909-18. 2005
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Dyadobacter psychrophilus sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:1640-3. 2010
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is BZ26(T) (=DSM 22270(T) =CGMCC 1.8951(T))...
  40. doi request reprint Glaciimonas immobilis gen. nov., sp. nov., a member of the family Oxalobacteraceae isolated from alpine glacier cryoconite
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:2186-90. 2011
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain of Glaciimonas immobilis is Cr9-30(T) ( = DSM 23240(T) = LMG 25547(T))...
  41. doi request reprint Luteimonas terricola sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:1581-4. 2010
    ..The name Luteimonas terricola sp. nov. is proposed, with BZ92r(T) (=DSM 22344(T) =CGMCC 1.8985(T)) as the type strain...
  42. doi request reprint Characterization of the bacterial archaeal diversity in hydrocarbon-contaminated soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Sci Total Environ 421:184-96. 2012
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Sphingopyxis bauzanensis sp. nov., a psychrophilic bacterium isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2618-22. 2010
    ..The type strain is BZ30(T) (=DSM 22271(T) =CGMCC 1.8959(T) =CIP 110136(T))...
  44. doi request reprint Pedobacter bauzanensis sp. nov., isolated from soil
    De Chao Zhang
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2592-5. 2010
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is BZ42(T) (=DSM 22554(T) =CGMCC 1.10187(T) =CIP 110134(T))...
  45. pmc On-line monitoring of microbial volatile metabolites by proton transfer reaction-mass spectrometry
    Michael Bunge
    Institute of Ion Physics and Applied Physics, University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:2179-86. 2008
    ..Our study may help to establish the analysis of VOCs by on-line PTR-MS as a routine method in microbiology and as a tool for monitoring environmental and biotechnological processes...
  46. pmc Characterization of hydrocarbon-degrading microbial populations in contaminated and pristine Alpine soils
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:3085-92. 2003
    ..05 to 0.001)...
  47. pmc Rapid detection of meat spoilage by measuring volatile organic compounds by using proton transfer reaction mass spectrometry
    D Mayr
    Institute of Ion Physics Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck Osterreichische Agentur für Gesundheit und Ernährungssicherheit, Lebensmitteluntersuchung Innsbruck, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:4697-705. 2003
    ..This study is a first step toward replacing the time-consuming plate counting by fast headspace air measurements, where the bacterial spoilage can be determined within minutes instead of days...
  48. doi request reprint Biotechnological applications of psychrophiles
    Rosa Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Environ Technol 31:835-44. 2010
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Comparative phylogenetic analysis of microbial communities in pristine and hydrocarbon-contaminated Alpine soils
    Diane Labbé
    NRC Biotechnology Research Institute, Montreal, Canada
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 59:466-75. 2007
    ..The results demonstrate a significant shift in the microbial community structure in Alpine soils following contamination. Furthermore, more potentially novel phylotypes were found in the pristine soils than in the contaminated soils...
  50. ncbi request reprint Phenol degradation by immobilized cold-adapted yeast strains of Cryptococcus terreus and Rhodotorula creatinivora
    Irina Krallish
    Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology, University of Latvia, Kronvald boulv 4, 1586 Riga, Latvia
    Extremophiles 10:441-9. 2006
    ..terreus strain PB4, which almost completely lost its phenol degradation activity. Moreover, R. creatinivora strain PB7 showed the highest ability to form biofilm on both carriers under high osmotic conditions of cultivation...