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Bioconversion of seaweed with white rot fungi for production of protein enriched fish feedstock

Jamal, Parveen and Saheed, Olorunnisola Kola and Jaswir, Irwandi and Ruqayyah, Tijani I.D. (2015) Bioconversion of seaweed with white rot fungi for production of protein enriched fish feedstock. In: International Conference on the Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST 2015), 10th-12th Aug. 2015, Impiana Resort Cherating, Pahang. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Viable and economical source of fish feed ingredients remained one of most important factors for a successful and profitable fish production for peasant farmers and large scale producers. The process conditions necessary for solid state bioconversion (SSB) of seaweed for synthesis of protein was explored in this study. Phanerochaete chrysosporium (P. chrysosporium) was cultivated under SSB on seaweed for 7days. Investigation of processing factors individually revealed 70% moisture content, 9% inoculum size and 7% of minerals as optimum for protein synthesis. Optimization of protein synthesis by response surface methodology increased crude protein to 120.29 mg/g. Positive interactions were recorded for all investigated process conditions and the quadratic model describing the process was significant at p<0.05. Validation of the model showed protein production falling within 10% tolerable points.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Additional Information: 2937/49419
Uncontrolled Keywords: Seaweed, Fish feed, Bioconversion, Phanerochaete crysosporium, Interaction
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TP Chemical technology > TP248.13 Biotechnology
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Biotechnology Engineering
Depositing User: Prof.Dr. Parveen Jamal
Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2016 16:17
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2016 04:18
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/49419

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