Screening and molecular characterization of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons degrading yeasts


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BOZ D. T. , YALÇIN H. T. , ÇORBACI C., UÇAR F. B.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, vol.40, no.2, pp.105-110, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5505/tjb.2015.16023
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.105-110

Abstract

Objective: Disasters such as leakages and accidental falls are the main causes of environmental pollution by the petroleum industry product. Since no commercial yeast strain with biodegradation capacity is available, we aimed to isolate and characterize hydrocarbon degrading yeasts.