Folia Microbiologica

, 46:223 | Cite as

Production of polysaccharide hydrolases in the genusRhizopus

  • N. Kolarova
  • J. Augustín


Polysaccharide hydrolase activity was assayed in a group of 28 selectedRhizopus strains. The production of lichenases, mannanases, cellulases, xylanases, amylases and pullulanases was demonstrated using the gel-testing method during growth of the strains on suitably meshed polysaccharide gels.


Cellulase Cellulase Activity Aureobasidium Pullulans Amylolytic Enzyme Rhizopus Stolonifer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of ChemistrySlovak Academy of SciencesBratislavaSlovakia
  2. 2.Department of Milk, Fats and Food Hygiene, Faculty of Chemical and Food TechnologySlovak Technical UniversityBratislavaSlovakia

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