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Table 1 Fungal biomass and lipid production on glucose and xylose

From: Feasibility of filamentous fungi for biofuel production using hydrolysate from dilute sulfuric acid pretreatment of wheat straw

Strain Substrate Sugar consumed DCW Lipid content Lipid concentration Lipid yielda
   (g L-1) (g L-1) (%) (g L-1) (mg g-1)
A. niger Glucose 26.7 5.8 9.6 0.55 21
  Xylose 25.0 4.6 8.0 0.37 15
A. terreus Glucose 24.8 7.2 37.4 2.70 109
  Xylose 27.8 7.0 31.9 2.22 80
C. elegans Glucose 26.1 6.1 33.6 2.04 78
  Xylose 18.9 4.2 31.2 1.31 69
C. globosum Glucose 9.5 2.3 5.1 0.13 14
  Xylose 13.4 3.3 4.1 0.15 11
M. circinelloides Glucose 16.6 4.0 23.8 0.95 57
  Xylose 17.3 3.6 17.3 0.63 36
M. isabellina Glucose 25.0 7.3 67.0 4.88 195
  Xylose 20.8 5.0 50.9 2.52 121
M. plumbeus Glucose 25.8 4.8 20.6 0.99 38
  Xylose 27.7 5.9 16.6 0.97 35
M. vinacea Glucose 25.4 7.3 51.9 3.79 149
  Xylose 26.7 7.1 43.9 3.12 117
N. fischeri Glucose 17.5 5.9 8.8 0.52 30
  Xylose 17.1 5.4 8.9 0.48 28
R. oryzae Glucose 23.4 3.2 34.8 1.09 47
  Xylose 18.3 3.3 20.0 0.66 36
T. lanuginosus Glucose 18.7 5.8 21.0 1.22 65
  Xylose 16.7 4.6 20.4 0.93 56
  1. a Lipid yield: lipid concentration per gram sugar consumed.
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