Separation of polyhydroxyalkanoates-producing bacterial strains using PHA synthase gene and their evaluation for PHA deposition

In this study, a variety of samples were screened for the presence of PHA synthase gene. Results showed that 16 out of 102 isolated were positive for PHA respective genes. The highest prevalence was observed in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The capability of PHA production was also shown by growing these...

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Main Authors: Abdul Basit Khan, Mehmood Iqbal Khattak, Omer Mukhtar Tarar, Farzana Habib, Khalid Jamil, Arfa Yasmin, Shoukat Parvez
Format: Article
Published: Instituto de Tecnologia do Paraná (Tecpar) 2013-08-01
Series:Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology
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