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Comparative evaluation of neutral protease production by Aspergillus oryzae in submerged and solid-state fermentation
Abstract A comparative study was carried out on the production of neutral protease using agro-industrial residues as substrate in solid-state fermentation (SSF) and submerged fermentation (SmF).Expand
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Process optimization for antifungal chitinase production by Trichoderma harzianum
Abstract Single-parameter optimization was carried out for the production of chitinase using a soil isolate belonging to Trichoderma harzianum in solid-state fermentation. Maximum chitinase activityExpand
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Rice bran as a substrate for proteolytic enzyme production
Rice bran was used as the substrate for screening nine strains of Rhizopus sp. for neutral protease production by solid-state fermentation. The best producer, Rhizopus microsporus NRRL 3671, was usedExpand
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Fungal biosynthesis of endochitinase and chitobiase in solid state fermentation and their application for the production of N-acetyl-D-glucosamine from colloidal chitin.
The present study was directed to the production of N-acetyl-D-glucosamine using endochitinase and chitobiase from fungal cultures in solid culturing. Fifteen fungal strains were evaluated forExpand
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Production and Partial Purification of a Neutral Metalloprotease by Fungal Mixed Substrate Fermentation
Summary Five strains of fungi belonging to Aspergillus sp. were evaluated by casein agar plate assay and a wheat bran-based solid-state fermentation for selecting a neutral protease-producingExpand
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Microbial synthesis of chitinase in solid cultures and its potential as a biocontrol agent against phytopathogenic fungus Colletotrichum gloeosporioides
Antifungal activity of chitinase can be effectively utilized in biologic pest control strategies. Because solid-state cultivation has been termed a cost-effective means for fungal growth andExpand
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Production and purification of extracellular chitinases from Penicillium aculeatum NRRL 2129 under solid-state fermentation
Abstract Fourteen Penicillium strains have been screened on wheat bran–crude chitin mixture medium for extracellular chitinase production in solid-state fermentation. Under the experimentalExpand
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Extracellular chitinase production by Trichoderma harzianum in submerged fermentation
Extra‐cellular chitinase production by a chitinolytic fungus Trichoderma harzianum TUBF 966 using submerged fermentation was studied. Colloidal chitin (1.5% w/v) was used as sole carbon source.Expand
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Antioxidant activity of flavonoids from Solanum melongena
Flavonoids isolated from Solanum melongena (brinjal) showed potent antioxidant activity. Concentrations of malondialdehyde, hydroperoxides and conjugated dienes were lowered significantly. TheExpand
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Lithium titanate as anode material for lithium-ion cells: a review
Lithium titanate (Li4Ti5O12) has emerged as a promising anode material for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries. The use of lithium titanate can improve the rate capability, cyclability, and safetyExpand
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