Environ Pollut 2020 Oct 4;265(Pt B):114939. Epub 2020 Jun 4.
Shandong Provincial Key Laboratory of Marine Environment and Geological Engineering (MEGE), College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, 266100, China; Key Laboratory of Marine Environment and Ecology (Ocean University of China), Ministry of Education, Qingdao, 266100, China.
Environmental threat induced by residual antibiotics in marine aquaculture wastewater is an urgent problem to be solved. In this study, one sulfamethoxazole (SMX)-degrading bacterium, Planococcus kocurii O516 was isolated from high SMX marine aquafarm. The isolate was able to consume more than 60% of SMX with the initial concentration of 10 mg L within 72 h. Read More