Accession Number:

ADD010251

Title:

Hyperproducing Cellulase Microorganism.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

ARMY NATICK RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-03-28

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

A process and a microorganism for synthesizing cellulase enzymes and soluble proteins are described. The microorganism is a mutant strain of an Ascomycete fungus capable of the synthesizing cellulases and soluble proteins in the presence of a growth medium containing cellulose, cellulose enzymic hydrolysate sugars or lactose. The mutant strain is identified as T. reesei MCG80.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE