Ram Prasad's Advances and Applications Through Fungal Nanobiotechnology PDF

By Ram Prasad

ISBN-10: 3319429892

ISBN-13: 9783319429892

ISBN-10: 3319429906

ISBN-13: 9783319429908

​​Fungal nanobiotechnology has emerged as one of many key applied sciences, and an green, as a resource of foodstuff and harnessed to ferment and protect meals and drinks, in addition to purposes in human overall healthiness (antibiotics, anti-cholesterol statins, and immunosuppressive agents), whereas has used fungi for large-scale creation of enzymes, acids, biosurfactants, and to regulate fungal affliction in vegetation and pest keep an eye on. With the harnessing of nanotechnology, fungi have grown more and more very important via delivering a greener substitute to chemically synthesized nanoparticles.

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In this green way, biological systems such as fungi, bacteria, plants and also enzymes can be used to produce these nanoparticles. Due to the pathogenic properties of various fungi, the use of safe fungi is important. The solution could be white rot fungi. These fungi are nonpathogenic and many of them have also medicinal properties. There is limited study on the production of nanoparticles by white rot fungi. 2). 2 Some nanoparticles (AgNPs) produced by white rot fungi and their applications Size (nm) 40 Application Decolorization References Nithya and Ragunathan (2011) AgNP Shape Spherical and well distributed without aggregation Spherical 5–50 Antibacterial P.

2009) Vahabi et al. (2011), Mansoori (2010) Gajbhiye et al. (2009) 30 Extracellular Duran et al. (2007) 3–11 Extracellular Bansal et al. 6 9–15/5–20 Extracellular Extracellular 5–15 Extracellular Baskar et al. (2013) Ahmad et al. (2002), Kumar et al. (2007) Bansal et al. (2005) 10–100 Riddin et al. (2006) 6–13 Intracellular/ Extracellular Extracellular 20–50 Extracellular Bharde et al. (2006) Trichoderma asperellum Tricoderma viride Silver Size of the nanoparticle (nm) 5–50 nm/8– 14 nm Au-Ag 550–650 Extracellular Bansal et al.

The utilization of fungi in the environmental biotechnology is a more recent development with many advantages related to bioremediation, treatment of industrial wastes and biotransformation of specific compounds. The objective of this chapter is to summarize recent developments in fungal nanobiotechnology and fungal synthesis of nanoparticles. The manufacture and use of dyes are widespread industries. The utilization of these pigments is an integral part of almost all manufacturing processes. Wastewaters are produced during the synthesis and use of dyes.

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