Biomass and lutein productivity of Scenedesmus almeriensis: influence of irradiance, dilution rate and temperature

@article{Snchez2008BiomassAL,
  title={Biomass and lutein productivity of Scenedesmus almeriensis: influence of irradiance, dilution rate and temperature},
  author={Juan Francisco S{\'a}nchez and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Fern{\'a}ndez-Sevilla and Francisco Gabriel Aci{\'e}n and M Carmen Cer{\'o}n and Jos{\'e} P{\'e}rez-Parra and Emilio Molina-Grima},
  journal={Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology},
  year={2008},
  volume={79},
  pages={719-729}
}
In this paper, the biomass and lutein productivity of the lutein-rich new strain Scenedesmus almeriensis is modelled versus irradiance and temperature. The results demonstrate that S. almeriensis is a mesophile microorganism with an optimal growth temperature of 35°C, and capable of withstanding up to 48°C, which caused culture death. This strain is also tolerant to high irradiances, showing no signs of photoinhibition even at the maximum irradiance essayed of 1625 μE m−2 s−1 accumulating up to… CONTINUE READING

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