: Jay Chhablani. Supervision: Soumya Jana, Jay Chhablani. Validation: Mohammed Abdul Rasheed. Visualization: Sushmitha Rao Uppugunduri, Kiran Kumar Vupparaboina. Writing ± original draft: Sushmitha Rao
Mohammed Abdul Rasheed 4 Fayez Jawed 5 Soumya Jana 1 Ashutosh Richhariya 0 K. Bailey Freund 6 7 Jay Chhablani 4 0 Surjana Center for Innovation, LV Prasad Eye Institute Hyderabad , Hyderabad, Telangana
Goud 6 Mohammed Abdul Rasheed 5 Fayez Jawed 4 Soumya Jana 1 Ashutosh Richhariya 2 K. Bailey Freund 3 7 Jay Chhablani 5 0 Department of Ophthalmology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center , Pittsburgh
Geo-microbial prospecting for hydrocarbons is an exploration method based on the seepage of light gaseous hydrocarbons from oil/gas reservoirs to the surface and their utilization by hydrocarbon oxidizing bacteria. These bacteria utilize hydrocarbon gases as their sole source of food and are found to be enriched in the near surface soils/sediments above the oil and gas reservoirs...