Production of H2 by sulphur-deprived cells of the unicellular cyanobacteria Gloeocapsa alpicola and Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 during dark incubation with methane or at various extracellular pH.

@article{Antal2005ProductionOH,
  title={Production of H2 by sulphur-deprived cells of the unicellular cyanobacteria Gloeocapsa alpicola and Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 during dark incubation with methane or at various extracellular pH.},
  author={Taras K Antal and Peter Lindblad},
  journal={Journal of applied microbiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={98 1},
  pages={114-20}
}
AIMS To examine sulphur (S) deprivation in combination with the presence of methane (CH4) and changes in extracellular pH as a method to enhance in situ hydrogen (H2) generation during fermentation in the unicellular non-diazotrophic cyanobacteria Gloeocapsa alpicola and Synechocystis PCC 6803. METHODS AND RESULTS The level of H2 production, measured using a gas chromatography, was determined in S-deprived cells of G. alpicola and Synechocystis PCC 6803 during fermentation. Starvation on S… CONTINUE READING