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Appl Environ Microbiol. Jan 1984; 47(1): 193–194.
PMCID: PMC239634

Effect of butanol on lipid composition and fluidity of Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824.

Abstract

Butanol, at sub-growth-inhibitory levels, caused a ca. 20 to 30% increase in fluidity of lipid dispersions from Clostridium acetobutylicum. When grown in the presence of butanol or into stationary phase, C. acetobutylicum synthesized increased levels of saturated acyl chains at the expense of unsaturated chains.

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