Evaluation of Ethanol Production from Tannin-Reduced Carob Pod Extracts by Zymamonas Mobilis

Hossein Vaheed; S. Mohammad Mousavi; S. Abbas Shojaosadati; Hasan Galip

Volume 1, Issue 1 , December 2014, , Pages 8-19


  Regarding some reported antimicrobial properties of tannins; Zymomonas mobilis was used to obtain ethanol from tannin-reduced carob pod extract (TR-CPE). Culture of 50 mL volume containing 7.5 g sugar at pH 5.5 and 0.03 g bacterial inoculums with shaking at 80 rpm was used. Using response surface methodology ...  Read More