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Table 2  Maximum specific growth rate and intracellular concentrations of reduced and oxidized glutathione in the strains used in this study in a defined mineral medium

From: The protective role of intracellular glutathione in Saccharomyces cerevisiae during lignocellulosic ethanol production

Strain µ max
(h− 1)
GSH
µmol gdrycellmass−1
GSSG
µmol gdrycellmass−1
[GSH]:[GSSG] ratio
Reference strain 0.40 ± 0.01 3.1 ± 0.5 0.07 ± 0.02 45 ± 16
GSH1 0.40 ± 0.00 6.6 ± 0.4 0.21 ± 0.00 32 ± 2
LmgshF 0.42 ± 0.01 17.3 ± 0.4 0.20 ± 0.01 88 ± 6
StgshF 0.42 ± 0.00 18.6 ± 0.1 0.22 ± 0.03 86 ± 12
Δgsh2 LmgshF 0.40 ± 0.01 18.8 ± 1.0 0.20 ± 0.00 95 ± 5
  1. Data represent the mean ± standard deviation (n = 2). Total GSH is the sum of GSH and GSSG. Ask et al. (2013b) overexpressed GSH1 in a prototrophic CEN.PK 113-7D background and reported a GSH content of 12.2 µmol gdrycellmass−1