IGEM:MIT/2007/Heavy Metals

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** Semmie's article on CadC linked with GFP [http://www.springerlink.com/content/d4f4fk82bnh3j9jv/fulltext.pdf]
==Mercury==
==Mercury==
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==Current Industry Filtration Techniques==
==Current Industry Filtration Techniques==
Mercury: approved by EPA - Coagulation/Filtration; Granular Activated Carbon; Lime softening; Reverse osmosis.
Mercury: approved by EPA - Coagulation/Filtration; Granular Activated Carbon; Lime softening; Reverse osmosis.

Revision as of 10:50, 6 July 2007

Contents

Reviews

  • A Good Overview (though slightly back-dated): Quantitative assessment of worldwide contamination of air, water and soil by trace metals [1]
  • A summary of Pollutants from the EPA [2]

Cadmium

  • MCL: 5 ppb
  • MCLG: 5 ppb
  • Known Carcinogen
  • Cadmium Contamination Sites
Error fetching PMID 11376862:
  1. Error fetching PMID 11376862: [Ishihara01]
Plachimada, India: [3]
    • statistics on Pb, Cd, Cr levels in well water surrounding a Coca-Cola plant (2006)
    • pictures too :)
  • Most recent(June06) paper on e.coli bioaccumulation of Cd
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  1. Error fetching PMID 16890348: [Deng06]


  • Heavy Metal Limits
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  1. Error fetching PMID 7911869: [Staessen94]
  2. Error fetching PMID 12505433: [Satarug03]
All Medline abstracts: PubMed HubMed
  • Promoters
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  1. Error fetching PMID 12901859: [Brocklehurst03]
  • contains sequence for ZntR/CadR and PzntA/PcadA
    • Semmie's article on CadC linked with GFP [4]

Mercury

  • MCL: 2 ppb
  • MCLG: 2 ppb
  • 20 ppb makes the fish mercury buildup significant
  • Polluted sites
    • Onondaga lake [5] [6] [7]
    • Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge [8]
  • Detection (to assess our system):
  • Promoter
Error fetching PMID 11094290:
  1. Error fetching PMID 11094290: [Hansen00]
  • Plasmid with Pmer, MerR, and reporter (lux, lac, or gfp) tested in e.coli

Current Industry Filtration Techniques

Mercury: approved by EPA - Coagulation/Filtration; Granular Activated Carbon; Lime softening; Reverse osmosis.

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