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Table 1 Lipid yields obtained by oleaginous yeasts

From: Genome-scale metabolic modeling underscores the potential of Cutaneotrichosporon oleaginosus ATCC 20509 as a cell factory for biofuel production

Organism Yielda Carbon source Reference
Yarrowia lipolytica 0.27 Glucose [80]
Yarrowia lipolytica 0.10 Crude glycerol [81]
Rhodosporidium toruloides 0.29 Lignocellulosic hydrolysates [82]
Rhodotorula glutinis 0.18 Molasses [83]
Lipomyces starkeyi 0.24 Glucose [84]
Cutaneotrichosporon oleaginosus 0.22 Glucose [85]
Cutaneotrichosporon oleaginosus 0.29 Whey permeate [8]
Cutaneotrichosporon oleaginosus 0.27 Crude glycerol [18]
  1. ag-lipid/g-substrate