- Research Grants
Ingrid Regina Avanzi in research grants and scholarships supported by FAPESP.
Recently, technological development has been resulted in an industrial growth and has been creating serious environmental problems as concern worldwide. Heavy metals have received special attention among many others contaminants, because their persistence in ecosystems and their capability of accumulation throughout the food chain (even in low amounts). The industrial sector causes heav...
Soil polluted by hydrocarbons known as BTEX (benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene and xylene), presents a great risk to communities who live close to these places. These compounds are toxic, carcinogenic and can cause a person to death, even in extremely small concentrations. People often has no idea what are these contaminants and the great danger they represent. Thousands of homes have been...
This project is related to the FAPESP process nº 2012/06600-7 and proposes the development of anaerobic cultivation methodology for microorganisms from metal contaminated sites in order to develop new bioremediation processes. The steps proposed here involves anexchange period in the University of Toronto, Canada, in Prof. Elizabeth Edwards' research group which isone of the most recogn...
(References retrieved automatically from Web of Science and SciELO through information on FAPESP grants and their corresponding numbers as mentioned in the publications by the authors)
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