Response surface method for polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) bioplastic accumulation in Bacillus drentensis BP17 using pineapple peel.

Polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) is a biodegradable biopolymer which is useful for various applications including packing, medical and coating materials. An endospore-forming bacterium (strain BP17) was isolated from composted soil and evaluated for PHB production. Strain BP17, taxonomically identified as...

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Main Authors: Watsana Penkhrue, Dieter Jendrossek, Chartchai Khanongnuch, Wasu Pathom-Aree, Tomoyasu Aizawa, Rachel L Behrens, S Lumyong
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2020-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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