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Table 1 Composition and nutrient concentration of SM. Concentrations in g l−1

From: A synthetic medium to simulate sugarcane molasses

Category Nutrient Concentration
Carbon sources Sucrose 144
Glucose 18
Fructose 18
Nitrogen sources Peptonea 4.9
(NH4)2SO4 0.1
(NH4)2HPO4·4H2O 1.42
Organic acids Trans-aconitic acid 2
l-malic acid 1
Citric acid 0.01
Mineral salts NaCl 0.5
MgSO4·7H2O 1.002
CaCl2·2H2O 0.06712
KCl 0.012
MnSO4·H2O 0.0004
ZnSO4·7H2O 0.0004
FeCl3·6H2O 0.017
Na2MoO4·H2O 0.031
KI 0.012
CuSO4·5H2O 0.0004
H3BO3 0.0005
Vitamins Inositol 0.01
Nicotinic acid 0.01
Calcium pantothenate 0.001
Biotin 0.00001
Pyridoxine hydrochloride 0.00004
Thiamine hydrochloride 0.00004
Para-aminobenzoic acid 0.002
Ergosterol 2 mlb
  1. aPreferably plant-based peptones
  2. b6%, w v−1, ergosterol in ethanol solution