Strategies for PHA production by mixed cultures and renewable waste materials

@article{Serafim2008StrategiesFP,
  title={Strategies for PHA production by mixed cultures and renewable waste materials},
  author={Lu{\'i}sa S. Serafim and Paulo C. Lemos and Maria G. E. Albuquerque and Maria A. M. Reis},
  journal={Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology},
  year={2008},
  volume={81},
  pages={615-628}
}
Production of polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) by mixed cultures has been widely studied in the last decade. Storage of PHA by mixed microbial cultures occurs under transient conditions of carbon or oxygen availability, known respectively as aerobic dynamic feeding and anaerobic/aerobic process. In these processes, PHA-accumulating organisms, which are quite diverse in terms of phenotype, are selected by the dynamic operating conditions imposed to the reactor. The stability of these processes during… CONTINUE READING
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