This book vividly brings out the complexities, intricacies and constraints in developing and adopting appropriate sustainable technologies in the applied fields of Agriculture, Environment, Biomedical & Animal Genetic Engineering, Immunology etc. It covers Biosensors, Bioremediation, Biofertilizers, Fermentation, Immunization, DNA Transportation, Biopesticides, Sustainable strategies, Agriculture, Animal & Health Sectors etc. It will be of great use not only to teachers and students of Biotechnology and Life Sciences but also to farm scientists, extension managers, policy makers and administrators alike.The readers, through this book, will explore new avenues to alleviate the human and other biospheric sufferings because of poverty, ignorance, mismanagement and diseases particularly in developing countries.
Sudhir U. Meshram :- is professor and HOD of Microbiology and Director of Rajiv Gandhi Biotechnology Centre, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur University, Nagpur (M.S) India. Porf. Meshram holds M.Sc (Plant Pathology) and Ph.D. (Microbiology) from IARI, New Delhi and Post Doctorate from Holland. As Principal Investigator, he completed 5 major R&D sponsored projects and 2 more are on-going.
He successfully guided 14 Ph.D. aspirant and 13 more are in the offing. He has developed new teaching methods like audio-visual aids, CDs, field demos and group discussions. He also has two patents to his credit.G.B. Shinde :- is Professor, P.G. Department of Biochemistry, RTM Nagpur University. LIT Premises, Nagpur (M.S) India. He obtained his Ph.D. (Biochemistry) in 1985.He has research specialization in Environmental Toxicology, Microbial Biotechnology, Clinical Biochemistry and Enzymology. He has one patent granted and one book published to his credit. He has completed several R&D projects on Microbial Biotechnology funded by DBT, DST and NGOs. He has published several research papers and articles in national and international scientific journals. His teaching and research experience span 32 years. He is executive member of server professional, academic and social bodies.