A pullulan‐degrading enzyme activity of Aureobasidium pullulans

@article{West1996APE,
  title={A pullulan‐degrading enzyme activity of Aureobasidium pullulans},
  author={Thomas P. West and B. Strohfus},
  journal={Journal of Basic Microbiology},
  year={1996},
  volume={36}
}
A pullulan‐degrading enzyme activity was detected in the culture medium after growth of the fungus Aureobasidium pullulans on corn syrup as a carbon source. The product of pullulan catabolism by this activity was determined to be glucose. The highest specific activity of this enzyme was found after 7 days of fungal growth. Although α‐amylase activity was not detectable, the presence of a glucoamylase activity was indicated. It appeared that the enzyme responsible for pullulan degradation was… 
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