Folia Microbiologica

, 28:502 | Cite as

Effect of temperature and pH on the yield of oxalic acid bySclerotium rolfsii

  • K. Chakrabarti
  • N. Samajpati
Brief Report


The yield of oxalic acid bySclerotium rolfsii was highest at 25 °C for the wild and X1 strains and at 30 °C for the X2 strain. The optimum pH for oxalic acid synthesis by wild X1 and X2 strains was 5.0, 6.0 and 4.5, respectively.


Oxalate Oxalic Acid Inulin Culture Filtrate Glyoxylate 
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© Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Chakrabarti
    • 1
  • N. Samajpati
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BotanyUniversity of CalcuttaCalcuttaIndia

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