Tolerance and Reduction of Chromium(VI) by Bacillus sp. MNU16 Isolated from Contaminated Coal Mining Soil

@article{Upadhyay2017ToleranceAR,
  title={Tolerance and Reduction of Chromium(VI) by Bacillus sp. MNU16 Isolated from Contaminated Coal Mining Soil},
  author={N. Upadhyay and Kanchan Vishwakarma and J. Singh and Mitali Mishra and V. Kumar and R. Rani and R. K. Mishra and D. K. Chauhan and D. K. Tripathi and S. Sharma},
  journal={Frontiers in Plant Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={8}
}
  • N. Upadhyay, Kanchan Vishwakarma, +7 authors S. Sharma
  • Published 2017
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Frontiers in Plant Science
  • The bacterium MNU16 was isolated from contaminated soils of coal mine and subsequently screened for different plant growth promoting (PGP) activities. The isolate was further identified by 16S rRNA sequencing as Bacillus subtilis MNU16 with IAA concentration (56.95 ± 0.43 6μg/ml), siderophore unit (9.73 ± 2.05%), phosphate solubilization (285.13 ± 1.05 μg/ml) and ACC deaminase activity (116.79 ± 0.019 μmoles α-ketobutyrate/mg/24 h). Further, to evaluate the metal resistance profile of bacterium… CONTINUE READING
    37 Citations
    Potential of Bacterial Isolates from a Stream in Manaus-Amazon to Bioremediate Chromium-Contaminated Environments
    • 9
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 76 REFERENCES
    Isolation of Cr(VI) reducing bacteria from industrial effluents and their potential use in bioremediation of chromium containing wastewater.
    • 166
    Aerobic chromate reduction by chromium-resistant bacteria isolated from serpentine soil.
    • 180
    Reduction of chromate by cell-free extract of Brucella sp. isolated from Cr(VI) contaminated sites.
    • 126
    Hexavalent chromium reduction by a dichromate-resistant gram-positive bacterium isolated from effluents of tanneries
    • 169
    Isolating, screening and applying chromium reducing bacteria to promote growth and yield of okra (Hibiscus esculentus L.) in chromium contaminated soils.
    • 38
    Evaluation of biosorption potency of Acinetobacter sp. for removal of hexavalent chromium from tannery effluent
    • 99