Overview

The sample degraded Paraoxon and used it for a carbon source and a sulfur source. It showed no signs of being able to degrade Methyl Parathion. It did seem slow to adapt to relying solely on the pesticide as a food souce, but once it adjusted it became every adept at it.

Date of Collection
Semester of Collection
Fall 2012
Results
Number of Colonies of Paraoxon
150
Number of Colonies of Methyl Parathion
0
Location
Geolocation for Sample

29.702927, -95.333583

Location Name
Marcus Garvey Garden
Location Street
5309 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Location City
Houston
Location State
TX
Location Country
US
Location Postal Code
77021

Participating Institutions