Acetogenic Bacteria

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Acetogenic Bacteria

Anaerobic bacteria which convert CO2 in sugars into acetate using hydrogen as a source of energy.
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Functional gene analysis suggests different acetogen population in the bovine rumen and tammar wallaby forestomach.
Godwin says he's not sure what all of the microbes do, but he was heartened to find the acetogen Blautia coccoides.
Finally, methanogenic bacteria are responsible for methane production from acetogen products.
But it will probably be many years before methods of promoting acetogen activity are commercially available.
Catabolic pathway for the production of skatole and indoleacetic acid by the acetogen Clostridium drakei, Clostridium scatologenes, and swine manure.
acidification phase, acetogen phase, methanogene phase and hydrolyze phase.
Methanogen colonisation does not significantly alter acetogen diversity in lambs isolated 17 h after birth and raised aseptically.