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Table 1 Whole-cell biocatalysis for hydrogen-dependent CO2 reduction to formate in closed-batch conditions

From: Whole-cell biocatalysis for hydrogen storage and syngas conversion to formate using a thermophilic acetogen

Organism Reaction condition: temperature (°C) Reaction condition: overpressure (MPa) Mode Specific formate production rate (mmol g −1CDW  h−1) Refs.
E. coli (WT) 37 10 Closed-batch bioreactora ~15 [29]
E. coli (rec. strainb) 37 Closed-batch (flasks) ~0.1 [37]
Desulfovibrio desulfuricans (WT) 37 1 Closed-batch (flasks) ~0.7 [39]
A. woodii (WT) 30 1 Closed-batch (flasks) ~22 [14]
T. kivui (WT) 30 1 Closed-batch (flasks) ~38 This study
60 1 Closed-batch (flasks) ~152 This study
  1. WT wild-type strain
  2. apH-controlled
  3. bRec. strain, recombinant E. coli strain JM109(DE3) overexpressing FDH of Pyrococcus furiosus (FDH_Pyrfu)