Production and Partial Purification of Beta-Mannanase from Aspergillus niger Associated with Ilaje Lake , Ondo State , Nigeria

  • Published 2017
Beta-mannanase otherwise known as mannan endo-1,4-βmannosidase or 1,4-β-D-mannanase with an enzyme commission (EC) 3.2.1.78 breakdowns β-1,4-mannosidic bonds in the main chain of glucomannans, galactomannans and β-1,4-mannans [1]. It transforms the abundant mannan-rich heteromannan, glucomannan and galactomannan substrates into mannooligosaccharides [2] and… (More)