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Biomimetic synthesis and characterisation of protein capped silver nanoparticles.
A controlled and up-scalable route for the biosynthesis of silver nanopartilces (NPs) mediated by fungal proteins of Coriolus versicolor has been undertaken for the first time. The fungus whenExpand
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Organochlorine and organophosphorous pesticide residues in ground water and surface waters of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.
A survey undertaken in Kanpur, northern India, has shown the presence of high concentrations of both organochlorine and organophosphorous pesticides in the surface and ground water samples.Expand
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Organochlorine and organophosphorus pesticide residues in breast milk from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
HCH isomers, endosulfan, malathion, chlorpyrifos, and methyl-parathion were monitored in human milk samples from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. The endosulfan concentrations were highest and exceeded theExpand
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Enzymatic Formation of Gold Nanoparticles Using Phanerochaete Chrysosporium
When fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium was challenged with gold ions under ambient aqueous conditions gold nanoparticles were formed within 90 minutes. Controlling experimental conditions like theExpand
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Removal of hexavalent chromium using a novel cross linked xanthated chitosan.
Suitability of a novel cross linked, chemically modified chitosan as highly efficient adsorbent for the recovery of toxic chromium(VI) was studied. After cross linking with glutaraldehyde, xanthateExpand
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A facile green extracellular biosynthesis of CdS nanoparticles by immobilized fungus
Abstract A novel “green” route to prepare CdS nanoparticles under ambient conditions is reported. The long-term studies were carried out with immobilized fungus Coriolus versicolor in continuousExpand
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Microwave assisted synthesis of Guar-g-polyacrylamide
Microwave (MW) assisted synthesis of guar-g-polyacrylamide (G-g-PAA), a co-polymer of wide applications is being reported in the present communication. Graft co-polymerization of the guar gum (GG)Expand
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Fungal bioremediation of chromates: conformational changes of biomass during sequestration, binding, and reduction of hexavalent chromium ions.
This paper highlights the mechanistic aspects of white rot fungus Coriolus versicolor as a complexing/reducing agent for chromium bioremediation. The chemical reduction of Cr(VI) to Cr(III) via theExpand
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pH Dependant Fungal Proteins In The ‘green’ Synthesis Of Gold Nanoparticles
An efficient, simple and environment friendly biosynthesis of gold nanoparticles (GNPs), mediated by fungal proteins of Coriolus versicolor is reported. By altering the reaction conditions, theExpand
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Poly(methylmethacrylate) grafted chitosan: An efficient adsorbent for anionic azo dyes.
Present study reports on peroxydisulfate/ascorbic acid initiated synthesis of Chitosan-graft-poly(methylmethacrylate) (Ch-g-PMMA) and its characterization by FTIR, XRD and (13)C NMR. The copolymerExpand
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