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Table 3 Highest yields recorded for each carbon source during bottle experiments

From: Metabolic shift towards increased biohydrogen production during dark fermentation in the anaerobic fungus Neocallimastix cameroonii G341

5 g/l cellobiose: yield metabolite/equivalent glucose [mmol/mmol]
Metabolite Hydrogen Acetate Formate Ethanol Lactate Succinate
Ø 0.491 0.855 1.155 0.031 0.165 0.082
SD 0.007 0.009 0.006 0.012 0.001 0.003
5 g/l straw: yield metabolite/straw [mmol/g]
Metabolite Hydrogen Acetate Formate Ethanol Lactate Succinate
Ø 2.406 3.679 3.470 0.107 0.058 0.000
SD 0.114 0.633 0.127 0.151 0.082 0.000
20 g/l straw: yield metabolite/straw [mmol/g]
Metabolite Hydrogen Acetate Formate Ethanol Lactate Succinate
Ø 0.866 1.013 1.454 0.000 0.322 0.100
SD 0.019 0.064 0.007 0.000 0.024 0.000
  1. Ø is the mean value of the duplicate and SD the corresponding standard deviation