Springer Online Journal Archives 1860-2000
Process Engineering, Biotechnology, Nutrition Technology
Summary The biosynthesis of radicinin, which is a mycotoxin excreted from Curvularia lunata cultures, was activated by a system that maintains a constant level of acetate in the medium. The system consists of tertiary alkylacetates sparingly soluble in water, and esterases secreted into the medium by the fungus.
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