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Table 5 Comparison experimental and simulated yields of wild type and mutant strains of Clostridium sp. IBUN 158B cultured in glycerol [73]

From: Clostridium butyricum maximizes growth while minimizing enzyme usage and ATP production: metabolic flux distribution of a strain cultured in glycerol

Strain Experimental yields Simulated yields (FVA range)
  YX/S a YPDO/S YX/S a YPDO/S
Wild strain 100.0 ± 8% 0.538 ± 0.047 100% 0.588 (0.479–0.656)
ΔhydA-420 s 46.7 ± 9% 0.465 ± 0.031 75.8% 0.610 (0.478–0.721)
ΔldhA-508 s 61.6 ± 3% 0.579 ± 0.021 98.9% 0.595 (0.489–0.659)
Δhbd-414 s Not available b 95.2% 0.572 (0.448–0.656)
  1. aBiomass Yields were normalized based on the wild type strain value
  2. bData not measured experimentally by Montoya [73]