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Ecobiology and Fisheries of an Economically Important Estuarine Fish, Sillago sihama (Forsskal)
Goa with about 105 km long coastline has vast resources of marine shellfish and finfish. Fish is a protein rich food and for the state of Goa it assumes special significance as it forms one of the chief components in the ...
Tectonic and volcanic implications of a cratered seamount off Nicobar Island, Andaman Sea
The region of the Nicobar earthquake swarm of January 2005 has been explored during a recent cruise using multibeam swath bathymetry, seafloor imaging and TV-guided sampling to decipher the seafloor morphology, nature and ...
Biological and environmental characteristics of mangrove habitats from Manori creek, West Coast, India
Mumbai, a megacity of India, and its adjacent marine environment, though heavily stressed from various anthropogenic interferences, harbor approx. 146 km sup(2) of mangrove cover. Manori creek, in the close vicinity of ...
Recent Advances in C-H Bond Functionalization with Ruthenium-Based Catalysts
(Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute- MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland, 2019)
The past decades have witnessed rapid development in organic synthesis via catalysis, particularly the reactions through C-H bond functionalization. Transition metals such as Pd, Rh and Ru constitute a crucial catalyst in ...
Evolving trends in biosciences: Multi-purpose proteins - GFP and GFP-like proteins
(Current Science Association, 2009)
The sea is considered as holding a clue to many known and unknown biologically active compounds. A family of protein named Green Fluorescent Proteins (GFP)-like proteins, initially isolated from marine organisms, started ...
Macrobenthic communities of the coastal waters of Dabhol, west coast of India
(NISCAIR, CSIR, 2002)
Macrobenthic community of a shallow subtidal (5-20 m) muddy deposit off Dabhol was investigated. Sediment comprised mainly of silt and clay with less of sand. Dominance of clayey-silt fraction reflects on active flocculation ...
Stone anchors from Bet Dwarka Island, Gujarat, Coast, India: Significance to historical period maritime activities
(Australasian Institute of Maritime Archaeology, 2002)
Bet Dwarka Island is situated on the extreme west of Indian territory in Jamnagar district of Gujarat. Underwater, the most preserved remains of ancient maritime activity could be the stone anchors of different types, as ...
Oceanospirillum sanctuarii sp. nov., isolated from a sediment sample
(Microbiology Society, 2017)
A novel Gram-staining-negative, spiral-shaped, pale-yellow, non-sporulating, motile, aerobic bacterium, designated strain AK56T, was isolated from a sediment sample collected at the Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary, India. ...
Role of marine pollutants in impairment of DNA integrity.
(OMICS Publishing Group, 2015)
In this article, we present an overview on the role of marine pollutants in impairment of DNA integrity in marine gastropods exposed to xenobiotics released from various sources into the coastal ecosystem. We provide an ...
(National Institute of Oceanography, India, 2007)