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Which is the most used bacteria strain in microbial oil recovery?

(a) Bacillus

(b) Pseudomonas

(c) Arthrobacterium

(d) Micrococcus

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Correct answer is (a) Bacillus

For explanation I would say: Bacillus strains is the most utilized bacteria in Microbial Oil Recovery. It grows in a medium which has glucose salts and is used mostly in selective plugging.

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