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Table 3 Biomass, lipid content, yield coefficients and fatty acid composition of Y. lipolytica strains on wastes

From: Evaluation of single cell oil (SCO) from a tropical marine yeast Yarrowia lipolytica NCIM 3589 as a potential feedstock for biodiesel

Y. lipolytica strain Waste used X (gL-1) L (gL-1) YL/X (gg-1) Fatty acids (wt %)
TSFA TMUFA TPUFA
NCIM 3229 Fish 8.59 0.44 0.05 52.61 34.1 13.3
  WCO 7.0 2.33 0.33 56.28 31.33 11.77
  Whey 5.91 0.23 0.03 68.4 15.6 15.5
  WMO 1.92 0.42 0.22 85.85 ND 14.13
NCIM 3450 Fish 8.57 0.53 0.06 47.6 40.8 11.46
  WCO 5.43 2.45 0.45 79.54 14.64 4.15
  Whey 6.91 0.29 0.05 97.97 0.45 1.54
  WMO 0.59 0.32 0.55 70.27 21.05 8.63
NCIM 3472 Fish 8.92 0.98 0.11 65.94 0.81 33.21
  WCO 7.98 2.67 0.33 28.04 71.94 ND
  Whey 5.7 0.2 0.04 59.6 12.63 27.74
  WMO 2.19 0.38 0.17 90.39 ND 9.59
NCIM 3589 Fish 2.86 0.39 0.14 29.57 10.35 60.03
  WCO 5.04 1.19 0.24 56.82 32.5 11.98
  Whey 2.6 0.33 0.13 61.98 3.69 34.3
  WMO 2.27 0.48 0.21 41.95 6.46 51.57
NCIM 3590 Fish 9.67 1.33 0.13 70.74 1.48 27.7
  WCO 7.65 2.2 0.28 77.12 1.2 20.54
  Whey 5.49 0.28 0.05 39.68 53.22 7.05
  WMO 1.6 0.34 0.2 73.39 ND 26.57
  1. X: Biomass; L: lipid yield; Y L/X: lipid yield coefficient per gram biomass; ND: Not detected.
  2. T SFA: Total of Saturated Fatty Acids; T MUFA: Total of Monounsaturated Fatty Acids; TPUFA: Total of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids.