Role of Microbial Enzymes in the Bioremediation of Pollutants: A Review

  title={Role of Microbial Enzymes in the Bioremediation of Pollutants: A Review},
  author={Chandrakant Shivappa Karigar and S Sambasiva Rao},
  booktitle={Enzyme research},
A large number of enzymes from bacteria, fungi, and plants have been reported to be involved in the biodegradation of toxic organic pollutants. Bioremediation is a cost effective and nature friendly biotechnology that is powered by microbial enzymes. The research activity in this area would contribute towards developing advanced bioprocess technology to reduce the toxicity of the pollutants and also to obtain novel useful substances. The information on the mechanisms of bioremediation-related… CONTINUE READING
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