Biomolecules for Removal of Heavy Metal.

  • Namita Singh
  • Published 2017 in Recent patents on biotechnology


BACKGROUND Patents reveal that heavy metals are natural constituents of the earth's crust, but some heavy metals like cadmium, lead, mercury, arsenic etc. are injurious to living organisms at higher concentration. Nowadays, anthropogenic activities have altered geochemical cycles and biochemical balance of heavy metals. Biomolecules are used nowadays… (More)
DOI: 10.2174/1872208311666170223155019