African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5093

Full Length Research Paper

Effects of heavy metals in well water on biodegradation of petroleum hydrocarbon by consortia of bacteria and fungi

Ruth S. Sokolo
  • Ruth S. Sokolo
  • Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Rivers State University, P.M.B 5080, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
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Harrison I. Atagana
  • Harrison I. Atagana
  • Department of Life and Consumer Sciences, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa.
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Nedie P. Akani
  • Nedie P. Akani
  • Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Rivers State University, P.M.B 5080, Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 13 October 2020
  •  Accepted: 24 November 2020
  •  Published: 30 November 2020

How to cite this article

APA /
Sokolo, R. S., Atagana, H. I., & Akani, N. P. (2020). Effects of heavy metals in well water on biodegradation of petroleum hydrocarbon by consortia of bacteria and fungi. African Journal of Microbiology Research, 14(11), 637-643.
Chicago /
Ruth S. Sokolo, Harrison I. Atagana and Nedie P. Akani. "Effects of heavy metals in well water on biodegradation of petroleum hydrocarbon by consortia of bacteria and fungi." African Journal of Microbiology Research 14, no. 11 (2020): 637-643.
MLA /
Ruth S. Sokolo, Harrison I. Atagana and Nedie P. Akani. "Effects of heavy metals in well water on biodegradation of petroleum hydrocarbon by consortia of bacteria and fungi." African Journal of Microbiology Research 14.11 (2020): 637-643.