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Table 4 Highest yields recorded for each carbon source during stirred tank reactor 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 0.285 0.806 1.084 0.377 0.428 0.067
SD 0.014 0.033 0.014 0.132 0.036 0.002
20 g/l straw: yield metabolite/straw [mmol/g]
Metabolite Hydrogen Acetate Formate Ethanol Lactate Succinate
Ø 0.475 8.705 1.951 1.152 0.940 0.039
SD 0.004 0.541 0.547 0.573 0.023 0.039
  1. Ø is the mean value of the duplicate and SD the corresponding standard deviation