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- Hou, C.T.
- Journal of industrial microbiology 1993 v.11 no.2 pp. 73
- Actinomycetales; bacteria; yeasts; esterases; hydrolysis; enzyme activity; screening; stereochemistry; yields
- ... A pH indicator agar plate method was used to screen for esterase activities for hydrolysis of 2-ethylhexyl butyrate. Seven hundred and fifty-seven selected microbial cultures, including 325 bacteria and 432 yeasts and actinomycetes from the ARS Culture Collection, were screened. Among them, 62 cultures hydrolyzed 2-ethylhexyl butyrate. Of these strains only 17 showed lipase activity on a rhodamine ...