Candida utilis


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Candida utilis

[¦kan·də·də ′yü·də·lis]
(microbiology)
An asexual yeast species used industrially in the production of single-cell protein for food and fodder.
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[8], as they analyzed that all the carbon sources except maltose increased the biomass production of Candida utilis and highest dry biomass (2.07g/100ml) was obtained by utilizing soluble starch followed by glucose.
Biosynthesis of single cell biomass of Candida utilis by submerged fermentation, Pak.
Bzducha-Wrobel, "Influence of selenium content in the culture medium on protein profile of yeast cells Candida utilis ATCC 9950," Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, vol.
Yeast extract was also reported as the best nitrogen source for Candida utilis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae [6] and Aspergillus ochraceus [11].Very low values (0.17 and 0.08 U/mL) of invertase activities were observed when urea was used as nitrogen source.
Similar optimum pH for invertase production was reported by Dworschack and Wickerham form Candida utilis and Saccharomyces crevisiae [6].
A wide range of microorganisms produce invertase such as Saccharomyces cerevisiae (Herwig et al., 2001), Candida utilis (Belcarz et al., 2002), Aspergillus niger (Romero-Gomez et al., 2000), Thermomyces lanuginosus (Chaudhari and Maheswari, 1996), Penicillium chrysogenum (Nuero and Reyes, 2002), Schwanniomyces occidentalis (Silveira et al., 2000).
The novel non glycosylated invertase from Candida utilis. J.Biochem and Biophys Acta.
160 kDa for that from Pseudomonas aeruginosa [8], 142 kDa for that of Escherichia coli [13], 112 kDa for that from Streptomyces albidoflavus [14] and 480 kDa for that of Candida utilis [15]; and some of them were composed of multiple subunits.
Baig, "Optimization of process parameters for the production of single cell biomass of Candida utilis in solid state fermentation," American-Eurasian Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, vol.
Hashmi, "Kinetics of batch single cell protein production from rice polishings with Candida utilis in continuously aerated tank reactors," Bioresource Technology, vol.
Yeasts isolated from coastal sediments, including Candida lypolytica, Candida maltosa, Candida tropicalis, Candida utilis, Debaromyces hansenii, and Saccharomyces cerevisiae, have been reported to be capable of transforming polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (Cerniglia and Crow, 1981; Hofmann, 1986: McGillivray and Sharis, 1993).
Oxidation of naphthalene by Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Candida utilis. J.