Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021

  • Effects of Illegal Mining on the Environment, Economy, and Agricultural Productivity

    Peter Suglo, Paul Effah, Alfred Amponsah Acheampong, Raymond Sunkari, Anthony Yeboah

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 79-91
    Received: 27 July 2021
    Accepted: 10 August 2021
    Published: 16 October 2021
    Abstract: The mining of minerals has contributed enormously to most African countries' economies. However, the activities involved in these sectors have turned to hunt our environment and human life due to the lack of regulation in this sector. This paper is a review of the effects of illegal mining on the environment, the economy and agricultural productivi... Show More
  • Nitrogen Fixation Using Symbiotic and Non-Symbiotic Microbes: A Review Article

    Mamo Bekele, Getachew Yilma

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2021
    Pages: 92-98
    Received: 12 August 2021
    Accepted: 26 November 2021
    Published: 7 December 2021
    Abstract: Nitrogen (N) is one of the key drivers of global agricultural production and needs 150-200 million tons each year by plants in agricultural systems to produce the world’s food, animal feed and industrial products. Hence, to minimize this problem industrially producing nitrogen fertilizer is necessary. However, this industrially produced nitrogen fe... Show More