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Table 6 Prediction of the theoretical lipid yield and related flux data of different carbon sources through the RBO pathway

From: A metabolic model of Lipomyces starkeyi for predicting lipogenesis potential from diverse low-cost substrates

Carbon source Theoretical lipid yield The source of NADH
(mmol)
The source of FADH2 (mmol) The source of NADPH (mmol) Demand of ATP (mmol) Acetyl-CoA production (mmol) The carbon loss distribution (C-mol/C-mol, %)
(C-mol/C-mol) (g/g) Glycolysis TCA Other G3PDma TCA PPP ICDHyrb PPP Pyruvate metabolism TCA
Glucose 0.671 0.349 38.05 0 0 16.83 0 1.46 0 47.20 19.02 1.22 31.70 0
Cellobiose 0.671 0.367 76.10 0 0 33.66 0 2.92 0 94.39 38.04 1.22 31.70 0
Xylose 0.604 0.314 28.54 0 10c 12.62 0 11.10 0 47.65 14.27 11.10 28.54 0
Glycerol 0.671 0.342 19.02 0 0 9.63 0 0.73 0 34.36 9.51 1.22 31.70 0
Acetic acid 0.544 0.283 0 13.78 0 0 4.66 0 0.40 25.73 5.14 0 0.99 44.62
  1. aFADH2 was generated from the reaction catalyzed by the mitochondrial glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase
  2. bNADPH was generated from the reaction catalyzed by the cytoplasmic NADP-dependent ICDHyr
  3. cNADH was generated from the reaction catalyzed by xylitol dehydrogenase