4. Microbial Lipids

  1. Prof. Dr. H.-J. Rehm2 and
  2. Dr. G. Reed3
  1. Colin Ratledge

Published Online: 28 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527620890.ch4

Biotechnology: Products of Secondary Metabolism, Volume 7, Second Edition

Biotechnology: Products of Secondary Metabolism, Volume 7, Second Edition

How to Cite

Ratledge, C. (2008) Microbial Lipids, in Biotechnology: Products of Secondary Metabolism, Volume 7, Second Edition (eds H.-J. Rehm and G. Reed), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527620890.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut für Mikrobiologie, Universität, Münster, Corrensstraße 3, D-48149 Münster, FRG

  2. 3

    1914 N. Prospect Ave.,#61, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1401, USA

Author Information

  1. Hull, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 APR 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527283170

Online ISBN: 9783527620890

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Keywords:

  • accumulation;
  • bacteria;
  • microbial lipids;
  • metabolic;
  • mutation

Summary

The chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Accumulation of Lipid

  • Triacylglycerols and Fatty Acids

  • Sterols, Carotenoids, and Polyprenes

  • Wax Esters and Polyesters

  • Other Lipids

  • Conclusions