Candida rugosa


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Candida rugosa

A Candida species that causes azole-resistant infections, esp. in patients in medical or surgical ICUs. It is more commonly isolated in Latin American hospitals than in other locations around the world.
See also: Candida
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Akoh, "Esterification and hydrolytic activities of Candida rugosa lipase isoform 1 (LIP1) immobilized on Celite 545, Duolite A7, and Sephadex G-25," Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol.
Candida rugosa lipase catalyzed esterification of racemic ibuprofen with butanol; raeemization of R-ibuprofen and chemical hydrolysis of S-ester formed.
Kim, "Biodiesel production using a mixture of immobilized Rhizopus oryzae and Candida rugosa lipases," Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, vol.
A model enzyme, lipase from Candida rugosa, was immobilized onto hydrogels upon immersing xerogels into various CRL solutions.
Analogs of reaction intermediates identify a unique substrate binding site in Candida rugosa lipase.
Lipases from Candida rugosa have been used to synthesize lovastatin, a drug that lowers serum cholesterol level.
Tabela 2--Frequencia de leveduras isoladas a partir de 1.710 amostras de leite procedentes de 40 rebanhos leiteiros do Sul de Minas Gerais, Brasil, no periodo de 2004 a 2006 Frequencia Especie Frequencia % absoluta Candida albicans 16 28,1 Candida parapsilosis 11 19,3 Candida catenulata 8 14,0 Candida glabrata 8 14,0 Candida tropicalis 5 8,8 Candida rugosa 2 3,5 Candida krusei 4 7,0 Candida spp 2 3,5 Trichosporon loubieri 57 1,8 Total 100,0
Lipasas fungales de Candida rugosa, Candida antarctica, Thermomyces lanuginosus, Rhizomucor miehei, y lipasas bacterianas de Burkholderia cepcia, Pseudomonas alcaligenes, Pseudomonas mendocina y Chromobacterium viscosum son las de mayor relevancia tecnologica y se encuentran comercialmente disponibles, tanto en forma libre como inmovilizada (Jaeger y Reetz, 1998; Christensen et al., 2003; Gupta et al., 2004).
Yan, "Effect of ionic liquids, organic solvents and supercritical C[O.sub.2] pretreatment on the conformation and catalytic properties of Candida rugosa lipase," Journal of Molecular Catalysis B, vol.
(2007) verificaram alta estabilidade desta enzima em meios contendo elevado excesso de etanol, sugerindo que esta preparacao de lipase e menos susceptivel aos efeitos de inibicao, normalmente, observados para outras preparacoes de lipase como Candida rugosa e lipase de pancreas de porco.