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Table 1 MICs of Ag (I), Au (III) and Te (IV) for the indicated Exiguobacterium strains

From: In vitro biosynthesis of Ag, Au and Te-containing nanostructures by Exiguobacterium cell-free extracts

  E. acetylicum
MF03
E. aurantiacum
MF06
E. profundum
MF08
Metal(loid) + O2 - O2 + O2 - O2 + O2 - O2
Ag (I) 0.125 ± 0.06 0.125 ± 0.06 0.0625 ± 0.034 0.125 ± 0.06 0.125 ± 0.06 0.25 ± 0.13
Au (III) 0.25 ± 0.13 0.5 ± 0.27 0.125 ± 0.06 0.5 ± 0.27 0.25 ± 0.13 0.5 ± 0.27
Te (IV) 0.25 ± 0.13 2 ± 0.3 0.25 ± 0.13 1 ± 0.5 0.5 ± 0.27 4 ± 0.4
  1. Concentrations are expressed in mM and the data represent the average of 6 independent trials