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Table 1 Lipid profile of fed-batch cultures of M. pulcherrima

From: Low-cost lipid production by an oleaginous yeast cultured in non-sterile conditions using model waste resources

  Run 1 (with yeast extract) Run 2 (without yeast extract) Run 3 (with biotin) Run 4 (without biotin)
Yeast extract + - - -
Biotin - + + -
Additional NH4Cl - + - -
Final biomass yield (gL -1 ) 17.3 14.6 14.3 13.4
Final lipid content (% dry weight) 35 39 19 33
  1. + = nutrient included, - = nutrient absent.