TABLE 2.

Specific productivity of PHB, ethanol, acetate, formate, and lactate in 24-h bioreactor cultures of strain K24KP grown on glycerol or glucose at high or low aeration

Culture conditionSpecific production rate (μmol·g CDW−1·h−1)
PHBEthanolAcetateFormateLactate
Glycerol
    125 rpm194 ± 8630 ± 8160 ± 5220 ± 6110 ± 24
    500 rpm55 ± 6141 ± 853 ± 126 ± 15 ± 1
Glucose
    125 rpm79 ± 6134 ± 33130 ± 16459 ± 2308 ± 10
    500 rpm130 ± 1387 ± 15116 ± 33171 ± 524 ± 1