Microbial Sensors for Ethyl Alcohol, Acetic Acid and Ammonia

  • Isao Karube
  • Shuichi Suzuki


Microbial sensors consisting of immobilized whole cells and electrochemical devices have been developed for the determination of raw materials, cell population and products in microbial media (1,2,3). Microbial sensors for volatile compounds are described in this paper.


Volatile Compound Fermentation Broth Current Output Acetic Acid Solution Oxygen Electrode 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Isao Karube
    • 1
  • Shuichi Suzuki
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Laboratory of Resources UtilizationTokyo Institute of TechnologyYokohamaJapan

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