Biosurfactant production by Pseudomonas strains isolated from floral nectar.

@article{Belgacem2015BiosurfactantPB,
  title={Biosurfactant production by Pseudomonas strains isolated from floral nectar.},
  author={Z Ben Belgacem and Sebastiaan K A Bijttebier and Christel Verreth and Stefan Voorspoels and I Van de Voorde and Gwen Aerts and Kris A. Willems and Hans Jacquemyn and Stefan Ruyters and Bart Lievens},
  journal={Journal of applied microbiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={118 6},
  pages={1370-84}
}
AIMS To screen and identify biosurfactant-producing Pseudomonas strains isolated from floral nectar; to characterize the produced biosurfactants; and to investigate the effect of different carbon sources on biosurfactant production. METHODS AND RESULTS Four of eight nectar Pseudomonas isolates were found to produce biosurfactants. Phylogenetic analysis based on three housekeeping genes (16S rRNA gene, rpoB and gyrB) classified the isolates into two groups, including one group closely related… CONTINUE READING

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