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Biotechnology Letters

, Volume 9, Issue 4, pp 291–292 | Cite as

Diacetyl metabolism by immobilized cells ofAeromonas hydrophila

  • Andrew Willetts
Article

Summary

Cells ofAeromonas hydrophila immobilized in polyacrylamide gel were able to metabolize diacetyl to butane 2,3-diol at rates up to 4.1mg/l/h. Immobilized cells were able to metabolize the diketone at all concentrations tested up to 40mg/l.

Keywords

Organic Chemistry Polyacrylamide Bioorganic Chemistry Butane Immobilize Cell 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew Willetts
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  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesUniversity of ExeterExeterEngland

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