Introduction to Solid-State Fermentation Bioreactors

  • David A. Mitchell
  • Marin Berovič
  • Nadia Krieger


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Mitchell
    • 1
  • Marin Berovič
    • 2
  • Nadia Krieger
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyUniversidade Federal do ParanáCuritiba, ParanáBrazil
  2. 2.Department of Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical TechnologyUniversity of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia
  3. 3.Department of ChemistryUniversidade Federal do ParanáCuritiba, ParanáBrazil

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