Application of non-traditional yeasts in the improvement of bioethanol production from inuline containing raw materials - biotechnological and systems biology approach


Application of systems biology approach is applied to improve the biotechnological process to improve inulin containing substrate conversion into ethanol using unconventional yeast Kluyveromyces marxianus

Project No. 2DP/, LU  Nr. ESS2014/171

Source of funding: ERDF

Project period: 01.08.2014. – 31.08.2015

Total budget: 220 000 EUR

Project coordinator: Senior researcher, Dr.sc.ing. Armands Vigants, Armands.Vigants@lu.lv

Project participant from group: Senior researcher, Dr.sc.ing. Agris Pentjussagris.pentjuss@lu.lv


Pentjuss, A., Stalidzans, E., Liepins, J., Kokina, A., Martynova, J., Zikmanis, P., Mozga, I., Scherbaka, R., Hartman, H., Poolman, M. G., Fell, D. A., & Vigants, A. (2017). Model-based biotechnological potential analysis of Kluyveromyces marxianus central metabolism. Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology, 44(8). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10295-017-1946-8