of complex zinc sulphides using mesophilic and thermophilic bacteria: comparative importance of pH and iron.
Biotechnology particularly bioleaching
, is regarded as one of the most promising solution to these problems, because it has the potential of reducing the capital cost of intervention and offers the opportunity to reduce environmental pollution .
Liquid-nitrogen cryopreservation of three kinds of autotrophic bioleaching
This month's issue features a look at the unique bioleaching
process that cleans mine tailings while recovering the precious resources left behind.
We have devised a project regarding the leaching, bioleaching
, and production of copper sulfate solution from this dust.
Other chapters discuss minimally invasive procedures to treat breast and ovarian cancers; gene expression and radiation nephropathy; DNA microarray methods; genetic fingerprinting methods for the characterization of bioleaching
microorganisms and applications to marine organisms; working with degraded samples; and genetic markers for external visible traits.
Khalid did his Ph.D from the University of New South Wales, Australia in 1979, He was trained in Mineral Biotechnology where he has been involved in developing the process for bioleaching
Significantly, bacteria endowed with such heavy metal transporter proteins are now being exploited commercially in a process termed "Bioleaching
CanBiomine is focused on recovering base metals and precious metals from mine waste dumps and tailings dams using bioleaching
Chemical and electrochemical basis of bioleaching