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Introduction to advantages and problems of shaken cultures.
  • J. Büchs
  • Engineering, Medicine
  • Biochemical engineering journal
  • 1 March 2001
Shaking bioreactors are the most frequently used reaction vessels in biotechnology and have been so for many decades. In spite of their large practical importance, very little is known about theExpand
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Characterization of gas-liquid mass transfer phenomena in microtiter plates.
Gas-liquid mass transfer properties of shaken 96-well microtiter plates were characterized using a recently described method. The maximum oxygen transfer capacity (OTR(max)), the specific massExpand
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Methods for Intense Aeration, Growth, Storage, and Replication of Bacterial Strains in Microtiter Plates
ABSTRACT Miniaturized growth systems for heterogeneous culture collections are not only attractive in reducing demands for incubation space and medium but also in making the parallel handling ofExpand
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Itaconic acid--a biotechnological process in change.
In the last years, itaconic acid has gained increasing interest as future bio-based platform chemical. To replace petrol-based compounds such as methacrylic acid in industry, the economic efficiencyExpand
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Biomass pretreatment affects Ustilago maydis in producing itaconic acid
BackgroundIn the last years, the biotechnological production of platform chemicals for fuel components has become a major focus of interest. Although ligno-cellulosic material is considered asExpand
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High-throughput screening for ionic liquids dissolving (ligno-)cellulose.
The recalcitrance of lignocellulosic biomass poses a major challenge for its sustainable and cost-effective utilization. Therefore, an efficient pretreatment is decisive for processes based onExpand
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Advances in shaking technologies.
Shaking bioreactors are the most frequently used reactor system for screening and process optimization on a small scale. Their success can be attributed to their simple and functional design, whichExpand
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How recombinant swollenin from Kluyveromyces lactis affects cellulosic substrates and accelerates their hydrolysis
BackgroundIn order to generate biofuels, insoluble cellulosic substrates are pretreated andsubsequently hydrolyzed with cellulases. One way to pretreat cellulose in a safeand environmentally friendlyExpand
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Online respiration activity measurement (OTR, CTR, RQ) in shake flasks
Abstract Online measurement of respiration activity (including oxygen transfer rate (OTR), carbon dioxide transfer rate (CTR), respiratory quotient (RQ)) of microbial cultures in stirred bioreactorsExpand
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Validation of a high-throughput fermentation system based on online monitoring of biomass and fluorescence in continuously shaken microtiter plates
BackgroundAn advanced version of a recently reported high-throughput fermentation system with online measurement, called BioLector, and its validation is presented. The technology combinesExpand
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