• Shomaya Akhter Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh
  • Sheikh Shohag Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh
  • Md Abdul Alim Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh
  • Md. Tohidul Islam Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj-8100, Bangladesh
  • Mohammad Nazir Hossain Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh




Addressing marine pollution within Bangladesh's maritime boundaries through biotechnological methods is a vital undertaking in the battle against the environmental issues confronting this coastal nation. By harnessing biotechnology, creative solutions can be crafted to confront the various types of marine pollution, including plastic waste, oil spills, and chemical contaminants, which pose significant threats to the country's precious coastal ecosystems, biodiversity, and fisheries. These strategies employ agents for biodegradation, genetically modified organisms, and advanced filtration techniques to eliminate pollutants from aquatic environments and reinstate ecological equilibrium effectively. By integrating state-of-the-art biotechnological innovations with sustainable management practices, Bangladesh has the potential to safeguard its marine environment and ensure the lasting prosperity of its coastal communities and marine biodiversity.


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How to Cite

Akhter, S., Shohag, S., Alim, M. A., Islam, M. T., & Hossain, M. N. (2023). UTILIZING MARINE BIOTECHNOLOGY TO ADDRESS POLLUTION IN THE BAY OF BENGAL, BANGLADESH. Bioresearch Communications - (BRC), 10(01), 1432–1441. https://doi.org/10.3329/brc.v10i1.70682



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