Frontiers in Environmental Microbiology

Volume 5, Issue 5, October 2019

  • Isolation and Screening of Microbial Isolates from Decomposing Palm Kernel Shaft for Cellulase Production

    Adegbehingbe Kehinde Tope, Bello Marcus Oluyemi, Fakoya Soji, Adeleke Bartholomew Saanu, Jemilaiye Taiye Anangwureyi, Orege Samuel Temidire

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 5, October 2019
    Pages: 100-105
    Received: 12 June 2019
    Accepted: 15 July 2019
    Published: 6 January 2020
    Abstract: This study was designed to screen microorganisms from decomposing palm kernel shaft for cellulase palm oil processing sites in Akoko area of Ondo State, Nigeria. Isolation of microorganisms was carried out by serial dilution and pour plate methods andidentified using standard biochemical methods. The isolates were screened for cellulase production ... Show More