Ibrahim Banat

Professor, Dr.

  • Cromore Road, Coleraine Campus

    BT52 1SA Coleraine

    United Kingdom

  • 14560 Citations
  • 55 h-Index
1981 …2020
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Research Output 1981 2020

2020

The effect of sophorolipids against microbial biofilms on medical-grade silicone

Ceresa, C., Fracchia, L., Williams, M., Banat, I. & Diaz De Rienzo, MA., 2020, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 309, p. 34 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Silicones
Candida albicans
Staphylococcus aureus
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
2019
Open Access
Enterococcus faecalis
antibiotic resistance
pheromones
vancomycin
Enterococcus
Open Access
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Bacteria
Skin
Infection
Microbial Sensitivity Tests

Biodegradation potential of crude petroleum by hydrocarbonoclastic bacteria isolated from Soummam wadi sediment and chemical-biological proprieties of their biosurfactants

Yalaoui-Guella, D., Fella-Temzi, S., Djafri-Dib, S., Madani, K., Banat, I. & Brahmi, F., 12 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 184, p. 1-7 7 p., 106554.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradation
biodegradation
Bacteria
Sediments
Biosorption

Biosynthesis of rhamnolipid by a Marinobacter species expands the paradigm of biosurfactant synthesis to a new genus of the marine microflora.

Tripathi, L., Twigg, M., Zompra, K., Salek, K., Irorere, V., Gutierrez, T., Spyroulias, G., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 10 Oct 2019, In : Microbial Cell Factories. 18, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 164 (2019).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Marinobacter
Biosynthesis
Bacteria
Virulence
Industrial applications

Characterisation of rhamnolipid production in a previously un-investigated, non-pathogenic marine Pseudomonad.

Twigg, M., Tripathi, L., Zompra, K., Salek, K., Irorere, V., Gutierrez, T., Spyroulias, G., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 24 Sep 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
File
surface tension
nuclear magnetic resonance
relative abundance
algal bloom
fatty acid
4 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition of pathogenic bacterial biofilms on PDMS based implants by L. acidophilus derived biosurfactant

Satpute, S. K., Mone, N. S., Parijat, D., Banat, I. & Arun, B., 13 Feb 2019, In : BMC Microbiology. 19, 1, p. 1 15 p., 39.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Biofilms
Lactobacillus
Surface Tension
Lactobacillus acidophilus
Polystyrenes
6 Citations (Scopus)
biosurfactants
Drug Delivery Systems
Surface-Active Agents
Wound Healing
Fertility
5 Citations (Scopus)

Natural quorum sensing inhibitors effectively downregulate gene expression of Pseudomonas aeruginosa virulence factors

Ahmed, S., Rudden, M., Smyth, T. J., Dooley, J., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 1 Apr 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 8, p. 3521-3535 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Quorum Sensing
Virulence Factors
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Virulence
Down-Regulation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quorum sensing as a potential target for increased production of rhamnolipid biosurfactant in Burkholderia thailandensis E264

Marchant, R., Banat, I., Irorere, V., Cobice, D., McClean, S., Tripathi, L. & Kwiencien, M., 16 Aug 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 16, p. 6505-6517 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Burkholderia
Quorum Sensing
Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Glycerol
Fermentation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Recent developments in bioreactor scale production of bacterial polyhydroxyalkanoates

Raza, Z. A., Tariq, M. R., Majeed, M. I. & Banat, I., 1 Jun 2019, In : Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering. 42, 6, p. 901-919 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Bioreactors
Nutrients
Dissolved oxygen
Microorganisms

The marine environment: a promising source of microorganisms for the production of biosurfactants

Tripathi, L., Twigg, M., Zompra, K., Chasapi, S., Gutierrez, T., Spyroulias, G., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 25 Sep 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
File
biosurfactants
marine environment
microorganisms
Marinobacter
Halomonas
2 Citations (Scopus)

The performance of surfactant mixtures at low temperatures

Liley, J., Penfold, J., Thomas, R. K., Tucker, I., Petkov, J. T., Stevenson, P., Banat, I., Marchant, R. & Webster, J., 15 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 534, p. 64-71 8 p., 534.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
surfactant
surface tension
reflectivity
temperature
adsorption

The Riddle of Rhamnolipid Molecular Biosynthesis

Twigg, M., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 25 Sep 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
File
biosynthesis
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
synthesis
operon
Marinobacter
Cyclotron resonance
Electrospray ionization
Petroleum
Biodegradation
Mass spectrometry
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel Alkaliphilic Streptomyces Inhibits ESKAPE Pathogens

Terra, L., Dyson, P., Hitchings, M., Thomas, L., Abdelhameed, A., Banat, I. M., Gazze, S., Vujaklija, D., Facey, P., Francis, L. & Quinn, G., 16 Oct 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Streptomyces
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Soil
Antiporters
Bacteria
2 Citations (Scopus)

Biorefining palm oil agricultural refinery waste for added value rhamnolipid production via fermentation

Radzuana, M. N., Banat, I. M. & Winterburn, J., 24 Feb 2018, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 116, p. 64-72

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
biorefining
agricultural wastes
palm oils
value added
fermentation

Biosurfactant‐facilitated leaching of metals from spent hydrodesulphurization catalyst

Alsaqer, S., Marafi, M., Banat, I. & Ismail, W., 2 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. p. 1-11 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Metals
Lipopeptides
Carbon
Petroleum
Coke
32 Citations (Scopus)

Biosurfactants: Production and Potential applications in Microbial Enhanced Oil Recovery (MEOR)

Geetha, S. J., Banat, I. M. & Joshi, S. J., Jan 2018, In : Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology. 14, p. 23-32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
enhanced oil recovery
surfactant
oil well
oil
economics

Biosurfactants-facilitated leaching of metals from spent hydrodesulfurization catalyst

Alsaqer, S., Marafi, M., Banat, I. & Ismail, W., 2 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Metals
Lipopeptides
Carbon
Petroleum
Coke

Biosurfactants from Lactic Acid Bacteria

Satpute, S., Parijat, D., Pardesi, K., Mone, N., Sharma, D. & Banat, I., 19 Dec 2018, Microbial Biosurfactants and their Environmental and Industrial Applications. p. 129 173 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ecosystem
Lactic Acid
Molecular Weight
Bacteria
Food

Biosurfactants in Cosmetic, Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Industry

Fracchia, L., Ceresa, C. & Banat, I., 19 Dec 2018, Microbial Biosurfactants and their Environmental and Industrial Applications. Thavasi, R. & Banat, I. (eds.). p. 258 288 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Drug Industry
Biofilms
Cosmetics
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Wound Healing
1 Citation (Scopus)

Characteristics of Bacterial Communities in High-Temperature Heavy Oil Reservoir

Banat, I., Chai, L., Zhang, F., She, Y. & Xianqing, L., 30 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review. 11, 2, p. 153-159 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heavy oil
clone
oil
enhanced oil recovery
microbial community

Downstream Processing of Microbial Biosurfactants

Banat, I. & Thavasi, R., 19 Dec 2018, Microbial Biosurfactants and their Environmental and Industrial Applications. Thavasi, R. & Banat, I. (eds.). p. 16 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

market
purification
lipid
agricultural application
production cost
2 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamics of a microbial community during an effective boost MEOR trial using high-throughput sequencing

Banat, I., 2 Jan 2018, In : RSC Advances. 8, 2, p. 690-697 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Water injection
Oils
Throughput
Recovery
Water
Salmonella typhimurium
Staphylococcus aureus
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial
Microbial Sensitivity Tests
4 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Burkholderia thailandensis
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
biosynthesis
fatty acids
synthesis
22 Citations (Scopus)

Going Green and Cold: Biosurfactantsfrom Low-Temperature Environments to Biotechnology Applications

Banat, I., Marchant, R. & Perfumo, A., Mar 2018, In : Trends in Biotechnology. 36, 3, p. 277-289 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biotechnology
industrial technology
cryosphere
environmental technology
biosphere
5 Citations (Scopus)

Identification and Characterisation of Short Chain Rhamnolipid Production in a Previously Uninvestigated, Non-Pathogenic Marine Pseudomonad.

Twigg, M., Tripathi, L., Zompra, A., Salek, K., Irorere, V., Gutierrez, T., Spyroulias, G., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., Jul 2018, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
surface tension
nuclear magnetic resonance
relative abundance
PAH
algal bloom
6 Citations (Scopus)

In situ downstream strategies for cost-effective bio/surfactant recovery

Najmi, Z., Ebrahimipour, G., Franzetti, A. & Banat, I., Jul 2018, In : Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. 65, 4, p. 523-532 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Surface-Active Agents
Costs and Cost Analysis
Lipopeptides
Batch Cell Culture Techniques
Glycolipids

Introduction to Microbial Biosurfactants

Thavasi, R. & Banat, I., 19 Dec 2018, Microbial Biosurfactants and their Environmental and Industrial Applications. Thavasi, R. & Banat, I. (eds.). p. 1 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

surfactant
metabolite
bacterium
oil
phospholipid
8 Citations (Scopus)

Lactobacillus acidophilus Derived Biosurfactant as a Biofilm Inhibitor: A Promising Investigation Using Microfluidic Approach

Satpute, S. K., Mone, N. S., Parijat, D., Arun, B. & Banat, I., 4 Sep 2018, In : Applied Sciences. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Lactobacillus acidophilus
Microfluidics
Biofilms
Surface Tension
Catheters
4 Citations (Scopus)

Marine derived biosurfactants: a vast potential future resource

Tripathi, L., Irorere, V., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 25 Aug 2018, In : Biotechnology Letters. p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
surfactant
resource
bacterium
gene
microorganism

Natural and Microbial Biosurfactants’ Use in the Food Industry

Campos, J. M., Sarubbo, LA. & Banat, I., 19 Dec 2018, Microbial Biosurfactants and their Environmental and Industrial Applications. Thavasi, R. & Banat, I. (eds.). p. 242 257 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

biosurfactants
food industry
ingredients
beverage industry
natural foods

Recent updates on biosurfactant/s in Food industry

Satpute, S. K., Zinjarde, S. S. & Banat, I. M., 18 Mar 2018, Microbial Cell Factories. p. 1-20

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Industry
Surface-Active Agents
Poisons
Petrochemicals
Surface properties
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reduced TCA cycle rates at high hydrostatic pressure hinder hydrocarbon degradation and obligate oil degraders in natural, deep-sea microbial communities

Scoma, A., Heyer, R., Rifai, R., Dandyk, C., Marshall, I., Kerchhop, F-M., Marietou, A., Boshker, H., Meysman, F., Malmos, K., Vosegaard, T., Vermeir, P., Banat, I., Benndorf, D. & Boon, N., 12 Dec 2018, In : The ISME journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Hydrostatic Pressure
hydrostatic pressure
Hydrocarbons
Oceans and Seas
microbial communities
2 Citations (Scopus)

Αcidogenic fermentation of wheat straw after chemical and microbial pretreatment for biofuel applications

Tsafrakidoua, P., Bekatorou, A., Koutinas, A., Kordulis, C., Banat, I. M., Petsi, T. & Sotiriou, M., 19 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Energy Conversion and Management. 160, p. 509-517

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Delignification
Straw
Biofuels
Fermentation
Organic acids
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerated in vivo wound healing evaluation of microbial glycolipid containing ointment as a transdermal substitute

Gupta, S., Raghuwanshi, N., Varshney, R., Banat, I. M., Srivastava, A., Pruthi, P. & Pruthi, V., 18 Aug 2017, In : Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy. 94, p. 1186-1196

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Glycolipids
Ointments
Wound Healing
Fibroblasts
Collagen
10 Citations (Scopus)

Adjuvant antibiotic activity of acidic sophorolipids with potential for facilitating wound healing

Lydon, H., Baccile, N., Callaghan, B., Marchant, R., Mitchell, CA. & Banat, I., 27 Feb 2017, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Epub, p. AAC.02547-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Kanamycin
Cefotaxime
Enterococcus faecalis
Glycolipids
Wound Infection
10 Citations (Scopus)

Antibacterial properties of sophorolipid-modified gold surfaces against Gram positive and Gram negative pathogens.

Valotteau, C., Banat, I., Mitchell, C., Lydon, H., Marchant, R., Babonneau, F., Pradier, C-M., Baccile, N. & Humblot, V., 2 Jun 2017, In : Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 157, p. 325-334

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Listeria
Staphylococcus epidermidis
Streptococcus pyogenes
Glycolipids
Salmonella

Biodiversity of biosurfactants and roles in enhancing the (bio)availability of hydrophobic substrates.

Perfumo, A., Rudden, M., Marchant, R. & Banat, IM., 2017, Cellular ecophysiology of microbe, Handbook of hydrocarbon and lipid microbiology. Krell, T. (ed.). p. 1-29

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Citations (Scopus)

Candida lipolytica UCP0988 Biosurfactant: Potential as a Bioremediation Agent and in Formulating a Commercial Related Product

Santos, D. K. F., Resende, A. H. M., de Almeida, D. G., Soares da Silva, R. D. C. F., Rufino, R. D., Luna, J. M., Banat, I. M. & Sarubbo, L. A., 1 May 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 767

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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bioremediation
remediation
heavy metal
toxicity
oil
12 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
life cycle analysis
biological production
upscaling
solubilization
chromatography
6 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced rhamnolipid production in Burkholderia thailandensis transposon knockout strains deficient in polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) synthesis

Funston, SJ., Tsaousi, K., Smyth, TJ., Twigg, M., Marchant, R. & Banat, I., 8 Sep 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Burkholderia
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Genes
rhamnolipid
7 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation, characterization, and optimization of biosurfactant production by an oil-degrading Acinetobacter junii B6 isolated from an Iranian oil excavation site

Ohadi, M., Dehghannoudeh, G., Shakibaie, M., Banat, I. M., Pournamdari, M. & gorootanfar, H., 12 Aug 2017, In : Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology. 12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Acinetobacter junii
biosurfactants
oils
surface tension
bioremediation
29 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial rhamnolipid production: A critical re-evaluation of the published data.

Irorere, VU., Tripathi, L., Marchant, R., Mcclean, S. & Banat, IM., 6 Apr 2017, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 101, 10, p. 3941-3951

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Publications
Research
Burkholderia pseudomallei
Burkholderia
5 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of washing conditions with biogenic mobilizing agents for marine fuel-contaminated beach sands

Arelli, A., Nuzzo, A., Sabia, C., Banat, I. M., Zanaroli, G. & Fava, F., 28 Dec 2017, In : New Biotechnology. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
beach
sand
hydrocarbon
surfactant
soybean
57 Citations (Scopus)

Polyhydroxyalkanoates: Characteristics, production, recent developments and applications

Raza, Z. A., Abid, S. & Banat, I. M., 4 Oct 2017, In : International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 126, p. 45-56

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Plastics
Industry
Drug Implants
Synthetic Biology
16 Citations (Scopus)

Polyhydroxyalkanoates: Properties and chemical modification approaches for their functionalization

Raza, Z. A., Riaz, S. & Banat, I. M., 27 Sep 2017, In : Biotechnology Progress. online

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Chemical modification
Functional groups
Biocompatible Materials
Surface structure
4 Citations (Scopus)

Porous cellulose as promoter of oil production by the oleaginous yeast Lipomyces starkeyi using mixed agroindustrial wastes

Ganatsios, V., Koutinas, A. A., Bekatorou, A., Panagopoulos, V., Banat, I. M., Terpou, A. & Kopsahelis, N., 3 Aug 2017, In : Bioresource Technology. 18583

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Lipomyces starkeyi
cellulose
yeasts
oils
cells