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Fig. 8 | Biotechnology for Biofuels

Fig. 8

From: Engineering xylose utilization in Yarrowia lipolytica by understanding its cryptic xylose pathway

Fig. 8

Dry Cell weight and lipid analysis of the xylose utilizing strain as compared to glucose. a Dry cell weight (DCW) measurement of Y. lipolytica PO1f harboring Plasmids 21 and 22 (XKS and XDH) grown in high and low nitrogen media containing 2 % xylose and Y. lipolytica PO1f harboring Plasmid 18 (empty vector) grown in high and low nitrogen media containing 2 % glucose: xylose and high nitrogen (blue), xylose and low nitrogen (striped blue), Glucose and high nitrogen (black), glucose and low nitrogen (striped black). b Lipid content as a percentage of DCW for the strains and culture conditions listed above. c Fatty acid profile as a percentage of total lipids for the strains and culture conditions listed above: xylose and high nitrogen (blue), xylose and low nitrogen (striped blue), glucose and high nitrogen (black), glucose and low nitrogen (striped black). All error bars represent SD. (n = 3)

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