Ramesh Chander Kuhad

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Laccase production by Coriolopsis caperata RCK2011: optimization under solid state fermentation by Taguchi DOE methodology
    Preeti Nandal
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Sci Rep 3:1386. 2013
  2. pmc Microbial cellulases and their industrial applications
    Ramesh Chander Kuhad
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Enzyme Res 2011:280696. 2011
  3. pmc Middle-redox potential laccase from Ganoderma sp.: its application in improvement of feed for monogastric animals
    Krishna Kant Sharma
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    Sci Rep 3:1299. 2013
  4. pmc Kinetic study of batch and fed-batch enzymatic saccharification of pretreated substrate and subsequent fermentation to ethanol
    Rishi Gupta
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Biotechnol Biofuels 5:16. 2012
  5. pmc Genetic transformation of lignin degrading fungi facilitated by Agrobacterium tumefaciens
    Krishna K Sharma
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi, India
    BMC Biotechnol 10:67. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Bioethanol production from Lantana camara (red sage): Pretreatment, saccharification and fermentation
    Ramesh Chander Kuhad
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110021, India
    Bioresour Technol 101:8348-54. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Fungal delignification of lignocellulosic biomass improves the saccharification of cellulosics
    Rishi Gupta
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi, 110021, India
    Biodegradation 22:797-804. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Separate hydrolysis and fermentation (SHF) of Prosopis juliflora, a woody substrate, for the production of cellulosic ethanol by Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Pichia stipitis-NCIM 3498
    Rishi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    Bioresour Technol 100:1214-20. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Application of lignocellulolytic enzymes produced under solid state cultivation conditions
    Deepa Deswal
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    Bioresour Technol 115:249-54. 2012
  10. doi request reprint White-rot fungal conversion of wheat straw to energy rich cattle feed
    Bhuvnesh Shrivastava
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, 110021, India
    Biodegradation 22:823-31. 2011

Collaborators

  • Piyush Chandna
  • Sanjay Kumar
  • Sarita Mallik
  • Shanmugam Mayilraj
  • Surender Singh
  • Suchita Ninawe
  • Rishi Gupta
  • Krishna Kant Sharma
  • Deepa Deswal
  • Preeti Nandal
  • Bhuvnesh Shrivastava
  • Yogender Pal Khasa
  • Mukesh Kapoor
  • Sarika Diwaniyan
  • Krishna K Sharma
  • Sarika Kuhar
  • Shefali Gupta
  • Lavanya M Nair
  • Anuj Kumar Chandel
  • Sreenivas Rao Ravella
  • V R B Sastry
  • Neeta Sehgal
  • Abha Sharma
  • James Gomes
  • Anil Kumar Puniya
  • Girija Mehta
  • Akshaya Gupte
  • Shilpi Thakur
  • Ajay Singh
  • Rajeev Kumar Kapoor

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Laccase production by Coriolopsis caperata RCK2011: optimization under solid state fermentation by Taguchi DOE methodology
    Preeti Nandal
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Sci Rep 3:1386. 2013
    ..01%. The laccase production to the level of 1623.55 Ugds(-1) indicates that the fungus C. caperata RCK2011 has the commercial potential for laccase...
  2. pmc Microbial cellulases and their industrial applications
    Ramesh Chander Kuhad
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Enzyme Res 2011:280696. 2011
    ..Scientific and technological developments and the future prospects for application of cellulases in different industries are discussed in this paper...
  3. pmc Middle-redox potential laccase from Ganoderma sp.: its application in improvement of feed for monogastric animals
    Krishna Kant Sharma
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    Sci Rep 3:1299. 2013
    ..Purified laccase at dosage of 2.5 Ug(-1) body weight when supplemented with pelleted diet of rats, a significant improvement (p < 0.05) in nutrients digestibility without causing any elevation of blood stress enzymes was observed...
  4. pmc Kinetic study of batch and fed-batch enzymatic saccharification of pretreated substrate and subsequent fermentation to ethanol
    Rishi Gupta
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Biotechnol Biofuels 5:16. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc Genetic transformation of lignin degrading fungi facilitated by Agrobacterium tumefaciens
    Krishna K Sharma
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi, India
    BMC Biotechnol 10:67. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Bioethanol production from Lantana camara (red sage): Pretreatment, saccharification and fermentation
    Ramesh Chander Kuhad
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110021, India
    Bioresour Technol 101:8348-54. 2010
    ..0. Fermentation of acid and enzymatic hydrolysates with Pichiastipitis and Saccharomycescerevisiae gave rise to 5.16 and 17.7 g/L of ethanol with corresponding yields of 0.32 and 0.48 g/g after 24 and 16 h, respectively...
  7. doi request reprint Fungal delignification of lignocellulosic biomass improves the saccharification of cellulosics
    Rishi Gupta
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi, 110021, India
    Biodegradation 22:797-804. 2011
    ..This study clearly shows that fungal delignification holds potential in utilizing plant residues for the production of sugars and biofuels...
  8. doi request reprint Separate hydrolysis and fermentation (SHF) of Prosopis juliflora, a woody substrate, for the production of cellulosic ethanol by Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Pichia stipitis-NCIM 3498
    Rishi Gupta
    Department of Microbiology, Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    Bioresour Technol 100:1214-20. 2009
    ..24 g/L and 37.47 g/L sugars, with Pichia stipitis and Saccharomyces cerevisiae produced 7.13 g/L and 18.52 g/L of ethanol with corresponding yield of 0.39 g/g and 0.49 g/g, respectively...
  9. doi request reprint Application of lignocellulolytic enzymes produced under solid state cultivation conditions
    Deepa Deswal
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    Bioresour Technol 115:249-54. 2012
    ..Moreover, the laccase when used for the decolorization of Remazol Brilliant Blue R (RBBR) and xylidine ponceau cause almost complete decolorization in 2 and 4h, respectively, depicting high rate of decolorization...
  10. doi request reprint White-rot fungal conversion of wheat straw to energy rich cattle feed
    Bhuvnesh Shrivastava
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, 110021, India
    Biodegradation 22:823-31. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Assessment of bacterial diversity in agricultural by-product compost by sequencing of cultivated isolates and amplified rDNA restriction analysis
    Piyush Chandna
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, 110 021, India
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 97:6991-7003. 2013
    ..It has been observed that ARDRA technique facilitates the identification of bacteria in less than 36 h as compared to traditional 16S rRNA gene sequencing...
  12. doi request reprint Enhanced exoglucanase production by brown rot fungus Fomitopsis sp. RCK2010 and its application for cellulose saccharification
    Deepa Deswal
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110021, India
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 168:2004-16. 2012
    ..RCK2010 was applied to saccharify pretreated Prosopis juliflora (cellulosic fraction), which resulted in the release of 327.35 mg/g of reducing sugars that could further be utilized for bioethanol production...
  13. doi request reprint Pretreatment of lignocellulosic material with fungi capable of higher lignin degradation and lower carbohydrate degradation improves substrate acid hydrolysis and the eventual conversion to ethanol
    Sarika Kuhar
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Can J Microbiol 54:305-13. 2008
    ..46 g g(-1) and 0.33 g L(-1) h(-1), respectively) were higher than untreated WS (0.36 g g(-1) and 0.30 g L(-1) h(-1), respectively) and untreated PJ (0.42 g g(-1) and 0.21 g L(-1) h(-1), respectively)...
  14. doi request reprint Bacillus paraflexus sp. nov., isolated from compost
    Piyush Chandna
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi 110 021, India
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:4735-43. 2013
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is RC2(T) ( = MTCC 9831(T) = MCC 2100(T) = KCTC 13724(T) = CCM 7754(T)). ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Production and recovery of an alkaline exo-polygalacturonase from Bacillus subtilis RCK under solid-state fermentation using statistical approach
    Shefali Gupta
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Marg, New Delhi 110021, India
    Bioresour Technol 99:937-45. 2008
    ..25% w/v) for 15 min at 35 degrees C. An over all 3.4 fold (1.7-fold RSM-I; 2.0 fold RSM-II) increase in enzyme production was attained because of optimization by RSM...
  16. doi request reprint Fungal pretreatment improves amenability of lignocellulosic material for its saccharification to sugars
    Deepa Deswal
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110021, India
    Carbohydr Polym 99:264-9. 2014
    ..RCK2010, released comparatively 1.5-2.4 fold higher sugars than in case of untreated sugarcane bagasse. The study demonstrated that white-rot fungal pretreatment improved the amenability of plant material for enzymatic hydrolysis. ..
  17. pmc Assessment of bacterial diversity during composting of agricultural byproducts
    Piyush Chandna
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110 021, India
    BMC Microbiol 13:99. 2013
    ..Here it has been attempted to assess the diversity of culturable bacteria during composting of agricultural byproducts...
  18. doi request reprint Laccase from an alkalitolerant basidiomycetes Crinipellis sp. RCK-1: production optimization by response surface methodology
    Sarika Diwaniyan
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi, India
    J Basic Microbiol 52:397-407. 2012
    ..RCK-1. The relatively higher laccase production by Crinipellis sp. RCK-1 showed promise of offering great potential in various biotechnological applications...
  19. doi request reprint Optimization of cellulase production by a brown rot fungus Fomitopsis sp. RCK2010 under solid state fermentation
    Deepa Deswal
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110 021, India
    Bioresour Technol 102:6065-72. 2011
    ..762 IU/g). Saccharification of pretreated rice straw and wheat straw by crude enzyme extract from Fomitopsis sp. RCK2010 resulted in release of 157.160 and 214.044 mg/g of reducing sugar, respectively...
  20. ncbi request reprint Immobilization of xylanase from Bacillus pumilus strain MK001 and its application in production of xylo-oligosaccharides
    Mukesh Kapoor
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Marg, New Delhi, 110021, India
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 142:125-38. 2007
    ..The immobilized xylanase was found to produce higher levels of high-quality xylo-oligosaccharides from birchwood xylan, indicating its potential in the nutraceutical industry...
  21. ncbi request reprint Detoxification of sugarcane bagasse hydrolysate improves ethanol production by Candida shehatae NCIM 3501
    Anuj Kumar Chandel
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Marg, New Delhi 110 021, India
    Bioresour Technol 98:1947-50. 2007
    ..48g/g) from ion exchange treated hydrolysate, followed by activated charcoal (0.42g/g), laccase (0.37g/g), overliming (0.30g/g) and neutralized hydrolysate (0.22g/g)...
  22. pmc Laccase: enzyme revisited and function redefined
    Krishna Kant Sharma
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi, 110 021 India
    Indian J Microbiol 48:309-16. 2008
    ....
  23. pmc An evidence of laccases in archaea
    Krishna Kant Sharma
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi, 110 021 India
    Indian J Microbiol 49:142-50. 2009
    ..This method characterized by high sensitivity, specificity, and precision is suitable for early diagnosis and quantitative detection of CyMV...
  24. ncbi request reprint Purification and characterization of extracellular xylanase from Streptomyces cyaneus SN32
    Suchita Ninawe
    Lignocellulose Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi South Campus, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi 110 021, India
    Bioresour Technol 99:1252-8. 2008
    ..The purified enzyme was stable for more than 20 week at 4 degrees C. Easy purification from the fermentation broth and its high stability will be highly useful for industrial application of this endoxylanase...