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- Doerge, D.R., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Applied and environmental microbiology 2001 v.67 no.9 pp. 4358-4360
- metabolism; cytochrome P-450; Cunninghamella elegans; biodegradation; malachite green
- ... The filamentous fungus Cunninghamella elegans ATCC 36112 metabolized the triphenylmethane dye malachite green with a first-order rate constant of 0.029 micromol h(-1) (mg of cells)-1. Malachite green was enzymatically reduced to leucomalachite green and also converted to N-demethylated and N-oxidized metabolites, including primary and secondary arylamines. Inhibition studies suggested that the cyt ...
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