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Maltotriose transport in yeast
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The conversion of sugar into ethanol and carbon dioxide is a process that has been intertwined with human culture and long as civilized man has existed. This fermentation process has been dominated by ...
Strategies for the control of malolactic fermentation : characterisation of Pediocin PD-1 and the gene for the malolactic enzyme from Pediococcus damnosus NCFB 1832
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Malolactic fermentation (MLF) is conducted by lactic acid bacteria (LAB) and entails the decarboxylation of L-malate to L-Iactate through a reaction catalysed by the malolactic enzyme (MLE). The ...
Carnitine metabolism and biosynthesis in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Carnitine plays an essential role in eukaryotic metabolism by mediating the shuttling of activated acyl residues between intracellular compartments. This function of carnitine, referred to as the carnitine ...