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Table 2 Glucose and xylose yields after enzymatic saccharification of the pretreated switchgrass

From: Activation of lignocellulosic biomass for higher sugar yields using aqueous ionic liquid at low severity process conditions

Temp. (°C)a Time/h Glucose yield (%)c SD Xylose yield (%)c SD
25b 15 2.0 10.0 2.0
25 0.5 72.2 0.1 31.2 0.1
25 1 76.2 0.2 36.4 0.1
25 3 76.9 0.3 34.3 0.1
50 0.5 85.6 0.3 26.4 0.1
50 1 86.7 0.6 28.1 0.1
50 3 93.1 2.54 20.6 1.34
  1. a Pretreatment temperature
  2. b Untreated original biomass
  3. c Calculation is based on the glucan or xylan present in the original biomass