Physiology of pyruvate metabolism in Lactococcus lactis

@article{CocaignBousquet1996PhysiologyOP,
  title={Physiology of pyruvate metabolism in Lactococcus lactis},
  author={Muriel Cocaign-Bousquet and Christel Garrigues and Pascal Loubi{\`e}re and Nicolas D. Lindley},
  journal={Antonie van Leeuwenhoek},
  year={1996},
  volume={70},
  pages={253-267}
}
Lactococcus lactis, a homofermentative lactic acid bacterium, has been studied extensively over several decades to obtain sometimes conflicting concepts relating to the growth behaviour. In this review some of the data will be examined with respect to pyruvate metabolism. It will be demonstrated that the metabolic transformation of pyruvate can be predicted if the growth-limiting constraints are adequately established. In general lactate remains the major product under conditions in which sugar… CONTINUE READING
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