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Immobilization of lipase enzyme by low cost material: a statistical approach

Alam, Md. Zahangir and Asih, Devi Ratna and Salleh, Md. Noor (2014) Immobilization of lipase enzyme by low cost material: a statistical approach. In: International Science Conference, 16-17 June 2014, Toronto, Canada.

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Immobilization of lipase enzyme produced from palm oil mill effluent (POME) by the activated carbon (AC) among the low cost support materials was optimized. The results indicated that immobilization of 94% was achieved by AC as the most suitable support material. A sequential optimization strategy based on a statistical experimental design, including one-factor-at-a-time (OFAT) method was used to determine the equilibrium time. Three components influencing lipase immobilization were optimized by the response surface methodology (RSM) based on the face-centered central composite design (FCCCD). On the statistical analysis of the results, the optimum enzyme concentration loading, agitation rate and carbon active dosage were found to be 30 U/ml, 300 rpm and 8 g/L respectively, with a maximum immobilization activity of 3732.9 U/gAC after 2 hrs of immobilization. Analysis of variance (ANOVA) showed a high regression coefficient (R 2) of 0.999, which indicated a satisfactory fit of the model with the experimental data. The parameters were statistically significant at p<0.05.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Additional Information: 4157/40458, Title: International Science Index , Vol. 8, No. 6, ISSN: Not Available
Uncontrolled Keywords: Activated carbon, adsorption, immobilization, POME based lipase
Subjects: T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Biotechnology Engineering
Depositing User: Dr. Md. Zahangir Alam
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2015 11:32
Last Modified: 12 Jun 2018 15:45
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/40458

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