African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12269

Full Length Research Paper

Bioethanol production from cassava peels using different microbial inoculants

Obianwa Chibuzor
  • Obianwa Chibuzor
  • Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
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Edak A. Uyoh*
  • Edak A. Uyoh*
  • Department of Biochemistry, University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
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Godwin Igile
  • Godwin Igile
  • Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 10 April 2016
  •  Accepted: 30 June 2016
  •  Published: 27 July 2016

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