Production of Industrial Enzymes in Trichoderma reesei

  title={Production of Industrial Enzymes in Trichoderma reesei},
  author={Marja Paloheimo and Thomas Haarmann and Susanna M{\"a}kinen and Jari Vehmaanper{\"a}},
The mesophilic filamentous fungus Trichoderma reesei (teleomorph Hypocrea jecorina) has become a major cell factory in the enzyme industry, and the benchmark organism for production of cellulases, especially for biomass conversion. The strain was originally isolated during the second World War from US Army tent canvas in the Solomon Islands and initially identified as Trichoderma viride. The isolate was designated QM6a since the strain was part of a collection at the US Army QuarterMaster… CONTINUE READING

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