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Table 1 IC50 (g/L) for furfural in different microorganisms

From: Furfural tolerance and detoxification mechanism in Candida tropicalis

Organism IC50 for furfural Carbon source (w/v) Time (h) Temp (°C) Ref.
C. tropicalis YE 3.69 10% xylose 24 30 This study
C. shehatae 1.02 2% xylose 32 26 [36]
Pichia stipitis 0.85 2% xylose 32 26 [36]
Zymomonas. mobilis 1.93 2% glucose 24 30 [36]
S. cerevisiae CBS 1200 0.51 2% glucose 24 26 [36]
S. cerevisiae NSI 113 2 1% glucose 48 30 [37]
Mixed culture from anaerobic sludge 1.05 4% glucose 48 37 [38]
Bacillus coagulans 2.5–5 5–10% glucose 24 50 [39]
Caldicellulosiruptor saccharolyticus 1–2 1% glucose 16, 40 72 [40]
Thermotoga neapolitana 2–4 1% glucose 16, 40 80 [40]
E. coli 2.4, 2.9 5% xylose 24, 48 37 [11]
Thermoanaerobacter pseudethanolicus 3 0.7% glucose 12 65 [41]
Thermoanaerobacter pseudethanolicus 3–4 0.7% glucose 24 65 [41]