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Biotechnology Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 479370, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/479370
Research Article

Comparative Studies of Oleaginous Fungal Strains (Mucor circinelloides and Trichoderma reesei) for Effective Wastewater Treatment and Bio-Oil Production

1Department Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati 781039, India
2COE Biotechnology, R.D. Aga Research, Technology and Innovation Centre, Thermax Ltd., Pune 411019, India

Received 13 August 2014; Revised 27 September 2014; Accepted 2 October 2014; Published 2 November 2014

Academic Editor: Shengwu Ma

Copyright © 2014 Anshuman Bhanja et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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