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Title: An extracellular protease with depilation activity from <i style="">Streptomyces</i> <i style="">nogalator</i>
Authors: Mitra, P
Chakrabartty, P K
Keywords: Depilation
Enzyme purification
Proteolytic enzyme
<i style="">Streptomyces</i> <i style="">nogalator</i>
Issue Date: Dec-2005
Publisher: CSIR
Series/Report no.: C12N11/02
Abstract: An extracellular protease-producing actinomycete, <i style="">Streptomyces nogalator</i> strain Ac 80, was isolated from soil. Mutants of the strain designated as Mt C producing protease of higher (3.0 mg tyrosine liberated/min/mg protein) and Mt L of lower (0.9 mg tyrosine liberated/min/mg protein) specific activity as compared to that of the wild type (1.8 mg tyrosine liberated/min/mg protein) were selected. Proteolytic activity of the wild type and the mutants correlated with their depilation capacities. Proteolytic enzyme produced by Mt C in solid state fermentation was purified to homogeneity, and partially characterized (molecular mass, 66 kDa by SDS- PAGE). It was found to be efficient in depilation of goatskin.
Description: 978-983
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/5374
ISSN: 0975-1084 (Online); 0022-4456 (Print)
Appears in Collections:JSIR Vol.64(12) [December 2005]

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