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Hydrogen production from formic acid in pH-stat fed-batch operation for direct supply to fuel cell.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19364642     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Enterobacter asburiae SNU-1 harvested after cultivation was used as a whole cell biocatalyst, for the production of hydrogen. Formic acid was efficiently converted to hydrogen using the harvested cells with an initial hydrogen production rate and total hydrogen production of 491 ml/l/h and 6668 ml/l, respectively, when 1 g/l of whole cell enzyme was used. Moreover, new pH-stat fed-batch operation was conducted, and total hydrogen production was 1.4 times higher than that of batch operation. For practical application, bio-hydrogen produced from formic acid using harvested cells was directly applied to PEMFC for power generation.
Jong-Hwan Shin; Jong Hyun Yoon; Seung Hoon Lee; Tai Hyun Park
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2009-04-11
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bioresource technology     Volume:  101 Suppl 1     ISSN:  1873-2976     ISO Abbreviation:  Bioresour. Technol.     Publication Date:  2010 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-12     Completed Date:  2010-01-06     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9889523     Medline TA:  Bioresour Technol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S53-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
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MeSH Terms
Bacteria, Anaerobic / drug effects,  genetics,  metabolism
Bioreactors / microbiology
Cell Culture Techniques / methods*
Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
Enterobacter / drug effects,  genetics,  metabolism
Formic Acids / metabolism*,  pharmacology
Hydrogen / metabolism*
Hydrogen-Ion Concentration / drug effects
Time Factors
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Formic Acids; 1333-74-0/Hydrogen; 64-18-6/formic acid

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