Explain the role of biotin in achieving maximal

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Unformatted text preview: = µ max S Ks + S While accumulation of glutamic acid in the fermentation broth does not cause inhibition of growth, intracellular accumulation of glutamic acid does cause inhibition. Explain the role of biotin in achieving maximal glutamic acid accumulation in the fermentation broth. 2. (Problem 5.3 in the book) The fermentation of xylose to ethanol is an important step in the commercial production of ethanol from cellulose. One possible process for achi...
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