Accession Number:

AD0626051

Title:

BIOSYNTHESIS OF VITAMIN B12 IN METHANE FERMENTATION,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Vitamin B12 was produced from potato starch production by-products. The fermentation was carried out on potato cell liquor and pulp under thermophilic conditions 56-58C with a culture of methane producing bacteria, first adapted by by-products of the potato starch industry.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE