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Simultaneous detoxification and decolorization of molasses spent wash by the immobilized white-rot fungus Flavodon flavus isolated from a marine habitat
The wastewaters of molasses-based alcohol distilleries contain brown colored melanoidin pigments that are one of the major pollutants. We reported decolorization of such intensely brown coloredExpand
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Detoxification and color removal of Congo red by a novel Dietzia sp. (DTS26) - a microcosm approach.
The present study deals with the decolorization and detoxification of Congo red (CR) by a novel marine bacterium Dietzia sp. (DTS26) isolated from Divar Island, Goa, India. The maximum decolorizationExpand
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Roseovarius azorensis sp. nov., isolated from seawater at Espalamaca, Azores
A Gram-negative, motile, non-spore forming, rod shaped aerobic bacterium, designated strain SSW084T, was isolated from a surface seawater sample collected at Espalamaca (38°33′N; 28°39′W), Azores.Expand
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Biosynthesis of Silver Nanoparticles from Marine Seaweed Sargassum cinereum and their Antibacterial Activity
Seaweed extracts of Sargassum cinereum was used as a reducing agent in the eco-friendly extracellular synthesis of silver nanoparticles from an aqueous solution of silver nitrate (AgNO3). HighExpand
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Nioella nitratireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the family Rhodobacteraceae isolated from Azorean Island
A novel Gram-negative, non-spore forming, rod-shaped aerobic bacterium, designated SSW136T, was isolated from a surface seawater sample collected at Espalamaca (in Faial Island), Azores. Growth wasExpand
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Vitellibacter nionensis sp. nov., isolated from a shallow water hydrothermal vent.
A novel, Gram-stain-negative, non-motile, rod-shaped yellow bacterium, designated VBW088(T) was isolated from a shallow water hydrothermal vent in Espalamaca in the Azores. Phylogenetic analysisExpand
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Antibacterial Activity of Mangrove Leaf Extracts against Human Pathogens
The antibacterial activity of leaf extract of mangroves, namely, Rhizophora mucronata, Sonneratia alba and Exoecaria agallocha from Chorao island, Goa was investigated against human bacterialExpand
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Assemblage of benthic diatoms and culturable heterotrophs in shallow-water hydrothermal vent of the D. João de Castro Seamount, Azores in the Atlantic Ocean
The shallow-water hydrothermal vent of D. João de Castro Seamount in the North Atlantic, between the Azorean islands São Miguel and Terceira, is characterized by yellow and white zones which areExpand
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Culturable bacterial phylogeny from a shallow water hydrothermal vent of Espalamaca (Faial, Azores) reveals a variety of novel taxa
Phylogenetic diversity of the 16S rRNA gene asso-ciated with the domain bacteria was examined at the level of operational taxonomic units (OTUs) using the rarefaction analysis from a newly identifiedExpand
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Multiple Approaches Towards Decolorization and Reuse of a Textile Dye (VB-B) by a Marine Bacterium Shewanella decolorationis
Textile dye Victoria Blue-B (VB-B) was approached in two different ways: one to get rid of the color for its easy disposal to the environment, and the other is to reuse the decolorized water forExpand
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