(172d) Experimental Studies and Reaction Kinetics of Lipid Synthesis From Lipomyces Starkeyi

Authors: 
Patil, S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Subramaniam, R., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Wang, C., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Zappi, M., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Dufreche, S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Bajpai, R., University of Louisiana at Lafayette


A kinetic model to describe the lipid synthesis from oleaginous yeast was developed. Different experimental conditions, the lipid production, conversion and product composition were investigated. The effect of temperature on the kinetics was also examined.