single-cell protein

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single-cell protein

(sĭng′gəl-sĕl′)
n. Abbr. SCP
A protein extracted from cultured algae, yeasts, or bacteria and used as a substitute for protein-rich foods, especially in animal feeds.
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Utilization of potato-corn biosolids single-cell protein and potato-corn primary waste by beef-cattle.
Utilization of cattle manure for single-cell protein production with chaetomium cellulolyticum.

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