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Tolerant microbes can grow better in metal stress.

(a) True

(b) False

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Asked question is from Microbes in Metal Containing Habitat topic in division Microbial Transformation of Heavy Metals of Environmental Biotechnology

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The correct option is (a) True

The explanation: Tolerant microbes are actually those strains of microbes which have somehow become resistance to metal stress and they survive the condition and some even grow better under metal stress, also, the raw materials are easily available to them.

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