Effect of trace elements on growth of marine eukaryotes, tharaustochytrids

Naoki Nagano, Yousuke Taoka, Daiske Honda, Masahiro Hayashi

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We determined the effect of trace elements on the growth of thraustochytrids. The growth of the strains cultured with the trace elements was much higher than that of the strains cultured without any trace element. Iron and zinc were particularly important to obtaining the optimum growth of thraustochytrids.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)337-339
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Bioscience and Bioengineering
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2013

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioengineering
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology


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