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Biorecovery of gold using cyanobacteria and an eukaryotic alga with special reference to nanogold formation – a novel phenomenon
Pro- and eukaryotic algal genera, i.e. Lyngbya majuscula, Spirulina subsalsa (Cyanophyceae) and Rhizoclonium hieroglyphicum (Chlorophyceae), were used for bio-recovery of gold (Au) out of aqueousExpand
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Strategic enhancement of algal biomass and lipid in Chlorococcum infusionum as bioenergy feedstock
Abstract Algal biomass can serve as rich source of bioproducts including lipids for diverse commercial applications. Both biomass production and lipid accumulation are limited by several factors, ofExpand
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Biochemical composition and lipid characterization of marine green alga Ulva rigida- a nutritional approach
Biochemical composition of the green alga Ulva rigida (Ulvophyceae) was investigated by determination of moisture, protein, carbohydrate, total lipid, phenol and chlorophyll content.The moistureExpand
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Phytoplankton and nutrient dynamics of shallow coastal stations at Bay of Bengal, Eastern Indian coast
Phytoplankton dynamics of Eastern Indian coast was studied from surface water for a period of 24 months (April 2005–March 2007) in relation to environmental variables like, temperature, pH, dissolvedExpand
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Biosynthesis of monodisperse gold nanoparticles by green alga Rhizoclonium and associated biochemical changes
In search for a suitable algal bioreagent for monodisperse (homogenous mixture of same size and shape) gold nanoparticle production, a eukaryotic green alga Rhizoclonium fontinale was found toExpand
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Accumulation of lead by free and immobilized cyanobacteria with special reference to accumulation factor and recovery.
Lead accumulation by free and immobilized cyanobacteria, Lyngbya majuscula and Spirulina subsalsa was studied. Exponentially growing biomass was exposed to 1-20mg L(-1) of Pb(II) solution at pH 6, 7Expand
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An Introduction to Phytoplanktons: Diversity and Ecology
1. A Brief Introduction to Phytoplanktons.- 2. Physico- Chemical Environment of Aquatic Ecosystem.- 3. Phytoplanktons and Primary Productivity.- 4. Community Pattern Analysis.- 5. Case Study.- 6.Expand
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Screening of different algae for green synthesis of gold nanoparticles
The cyanobacteria Phormidium valderianum, P. tenue and Microcoleus chthonoplastes and the green algae Rhizoclonium fontinale, Ulva intestinalis, Chara zeylanica and Pithophora oedogoniana wereExpand
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Microalgae in Aquaculture: A Review with Special References to Nutritional Value and Fish Dietetics
  • S. Roy, Ruma Pal
  • Biology
  • Proceedings of the Zoological Society
  • 1 June 2015
Microalgal biotechnology has gained considerable importance in recent decades and its use is extending day by day into several areas like nutraceutical research, renewable energy source, productionExpand
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Efficacy of EDTA and Phosphorous on Biomass Yield and Total Lipid Accumulation in Two Green Microalgae with Special Emphasis on Neutral Lipid Detection by Flow Cytometry
Chlorella ellipsoidea and Chlorococcum infusionum , promising microalgae for biodiesel feedstock production, were treated with ethylenediaminetetraacetate (EDTA) and phosphorous to induce stressExpand
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