Enhancement of enzymatic degradation of cellulose by application of mixed enzyme systems of different fungal origin

M. Szakäcs‐Dobozi, G. Szakäcs, D. Meyer, G. Klappach

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Abstract

Individual culture supernatants of six cellulolytic fungi and their mixed enzyme systems were compared in hydrolysis of pure celluloses and cellulose‐rich wastes. It has been observed that the hydrolysis rate of pure cellulosie substances in general increased by mixed enzymes as compared to the enzymes supernatant derived from only one microbial source. This effect was particularly high when Trichoderma and Penicillium enzyme systems were operated together.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)27-33
Number of pages7
JournalActa Biotechnologica
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1985

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioengineering
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology

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