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Value-addition of agricultural wastes for augmented cellulase and xylanase production through solid-state tray fermentation employing mixed-culture of fungi.
Abstract Solid-state fermentation (SSF) was performed to evaluate the potential of agricultural residues for the production of cellulase and hemicellulase using individual and mixed cultures ofExpand
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Utilization of different agro-industrial wastes for sustainable bioproduction of citric acid by Aspergillus niger
Abstract In view of ever growing demand of citric acid, there is an urgent need to look for inexpensive and novel substrates for feasible production of citric acid. In this context, the present studyExpand
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Emerging phytopathogen Macrophomina phaseolina: biology, economic importance and current diagnostic trends
Macrophomina phaseolina (Tassi) Goid. is an important phytopathogenic fungus, infecting a large number of plant species and surviving for up to 15 years in the soil as a saprophyte. AlthoughExpand
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Triclosan: Current Status, Occurrence, Environmental Risks and Bioaccumulation Potential
Triclosan (TCS) is a multi-purpose antimicrobial agent used as a common ingredient in everyday household personal care and consumer products. The expanded use of TCS provides a number of pathways forExpand
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Potential of apple pomace as a solid substrate for fungal cellulase and hemicellulase bioproduction through solid-state fermentation
The effect of different inducers on the cellulase and hemicellulase bioproduction by Aspergillus niger NRRL-567 using apple pomace as a substrate was investigated. Rapid production of differentExpand
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Green synthesis approach: extraction of chitosan from fungus mycelia
Chitosan, copolymer of glucosamine and N-acetyl glucosamine is mainly derived from chitin, which is present in cell walls of crustaceans and some other microorganisms, such as fungi. Chitosan isExpand
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Green approach for nanoparticle biosynthesis by fungi: current trends and applications
In recent years, the green approach of nanoparticle synthesis by biological entities has been gaining great interest over various other physico-chemical methods, which are laden with manyExpand
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Enhanced β-galactosidase production by supplementing whey with cauliflower waste
Summary Among the five Kluyveromyces marxianus strains tested for β-galactosidase production, K. marxianus NCIM 3465 showed maximum enzyme activity of 1.62 IU mg−1 dry weight. Different levelsExpand
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Investigation of the effect of different crude glycerol components on hydrogen production by Enterobacter aerogenes NRRL B-407
Crude glycerol (CG) is the main by-product (waste) of biodiesel production (by transesterification of lipids) and by weight it could be as high as 10% (w/w) of the final product. Considering globalExpand
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