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Biotechnology Letters

, Volume 7, Issue 6, pp 455–456 | Cite as

Control of cellulose hydrolysis by fungi

  • K. Chaudhary
  • S. L. Mittal
  • P. Tauro
Article

Summary

The extent of filter paper degradation by extracellular preparations fromT. reesei and its mutants with a decreasing level of β-glucosidase and an increasing level of endoglucanase has been determined. The ability to degrade cellulose is restricted by the level of endoglucanase and not by β-glucosidase.

Keywords

Cellulose Hydrolysis Filter Paper Cellulose Hydrolysis Paper Degradation 
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Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Chaudhary
    • 1
  • S. L. Mittal
    • 1
  • P. Tauro
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyHaryana Agricultural UniversityHisarIndia

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