Kinetic behavior of Candida tropicalis during xylitol production using semi-synthetic and hydrolysate based media

@article{Baz2011KineticBO,
  title={Kinetic behavior of Candida tropicalis during xylitol production using semi-synthetic and hydrolysate based media},
  author={Ashraf F. El Baz and Yousseria M. Shetaia and R. R. Elkhouli},
  journal={African Journal of Biotechnology},
  year={2011},
  volume={10},
  pages={16617-16625}
}
nd experiment, air flow rate 0.3 vvm) with a maximum xylitol production (36.0gm/l) after 59h as compared with that obtained in the 1 st experiment (30.99 g/L) after 66 h under relatively less oxygen limited condition (air flow rate 1.5 vvm). Increasing the initial xylose concentration from 45.5 g/L in the 2 nd experiment to 96.9 g/L in the 3 rd experiment led to a great decrease in the xylitol accumulation rate (Qp) from 0.506 to 0.134 g/L, xylitol yield coefficient (Yp/s) from 0.704 to 0.180 g… 

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