Industrial and agricultural wastes as substrates for laccase production by white-rot fungi.

Kahraman S, Ye?ilada O.

Department of Science, Faculty of Education, Inonu University, 44069 Malatya, Turkey.


White-rot fungi, Coriolus versicolor and Funalia trogii, produced laccase on media with diluted olive-oil mill wastewater and vinasse. Addition of spent cotton stalks enhanced the laccase activity with a maximum after 12 d of cultivation.

PMID: 11501400 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]