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dc.contributor.authorSchoen, Heidi R.
dc.contributor.authorKnighton, W. Berk
dc.contributor.authorPeyton, Brent M.
dc.date.accessioned2018-11-07T21:29:43Z
dc.date.available2018-11-07T21:29:43Z
dc.date.issued2017-11
dc.identifier.citationSchoen, Heidi R., W. Berk Knighton, and Brent M. Peyton. “Endophytic Fungal Production Rates of Volatile Organic Compounds Are Highest Under Microaerophilic Conditions.” Microbiology 163, no. 12 (December 1, 2017): 1767–1777. doi:10.1099/mic.0.000555.en_US
dc.identifier.issn1350-0872
dc.identifier.urihttps://scholarworks.montana.edu/xmlui/handle/1/14995
dc.description.abstractVolatile organic compound (VOC) production from an endophytic fungus was quantified at four oxygen concentrations (0, 1, 13 and 21 %) throughout culture growth phases. The filamentous fungus, a Nodulisporium sp. (designated TI-13), was grown in a solid-state reactor with an agricultural byproduct, beet pulp, as the solid substrate. The VOCs, with potential applications as biofuels, natural flavour compounds and bioactive mixtures, were measured with a recently introduced platinum catalyst and proton transfer reaction mass spectrometry quantification system. The highest-specific production rates of carbon number four and higher VOCs were observed under microaerophilic conditions, which is the expected environment within the plant host. Specific production rates of two ester compounds increased by at least 19 times under microaerophilic conditions compared with those under any other oxygen concentration studied. Total VOC production, including small molecules such as ethanol and acetaldehyde, increased by 23 times when compared between aerobic and anoxic conditions, predominately due to increased production of ethanol. Additionally, total specific production for all 21 compounds quantified was highest under reduced oxygen conditions.en_US
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dc.titleEndophytic fungal production rates of volatile organic compounds are highest under microaerophilic conditionsen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
mus.citation.extentfirstpage1767en_US
mus.citation.extentlastpage1777en_US
mus.citation.journaltitleMicrobiologyen_US
mus.citation.volume163en_US
mus.identifier.categoryLife Sciences & Earth Sciencesen_US
mus.identifier.doi10.1099/mic.0.000555en_US
mus.relation.collegeCollege of Engineeringen_US
mus.relation.departmentCenter for Biofilm Engineering.en_US
mus.relation.universityMontana State University - Bozemanen_US
mus.data.thumbpage9en_US


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