Sivadevuni Girisham

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Total 46 thermophilic fungi were isolated from various substrates such as under ground coalmine soil, bird nest materials, vermicompost, cow dung, poultry litter, decomposing pits, which are prepared with agro waste, municipal waste and zoo dump materials and industrial waste etc. The present paper deals with the isolation of 46 species belonging to 13(More)
Rhodopseudomonas acidophila KU001 was isolated from leather industry effluents and the effect of different cultural conditions on hydrogen production was studied. Anaerobic light induced more hydrogen production than anaerobic dark conditions. Growing cells produced more amounts of hydrogen between 96 and 144 h of incubation. Resting and growing cells(More)
In the present investigation different volatile compounds and food preservatives were tested for their efficiency in the control of growth and ochratoxin A (OTA) production by Penicillium verrucosum and Penicillium nordicum. Volatiles such as phenols and formic acid which have no residual effect were proved to be effective in checking the growth and OTA(More)
The incidence of thermophilic fungi in dung samples of different animals viz., cow, sheep, turkey, pigeon, duck, poultry, bear, rabbit, monkey and zoo dump collected from various places of Warangal were used for the isolation and characterization of several fungi. Samples collected from cow and sheep were reported to associate with more number of(More)
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