Cytotoxic and apoptotic evaluations of marine bacteria isolated from brine-seawater interface of the Red Sea.

Sunil Sagar, Luke Esau, Tyas I. Hikmawan, Andre Antunes, Karie Ellen Holtermann, Ulrich Stingl, Vladimir B. Bajic, Mandeep Kaur

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High salinity and temperature combined with presence of heavy metals and low oxygen renders deep-sea anoxic brines of the Red Sea as one of the most extreme environments on Earth. The ability to adapt and survive in these extreme environments makes inhabiting bacteria interesting candidates for the search of novel bioactive molecules.
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalBMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 6 2013

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