Isolation and Characterization of Alkalophilic Xylanase Producing Bacteria MS-2-1 from Marine Water Sample

  • B M Asha New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • H. Ananda Vardhan New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • Nida Afshan Khan New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • J Sharon Eveline New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore

Abstract

A novel marine bacterium was isolated from Pichavaram mangrove forest located near Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu and designated as MS-2-1. Morphological, cultural, physiological characteristics as well as 16S rRNA gene sequence based phylogenetic analysis confirmed taxonomic affiliation of MS 2 as Marinobacter aquaeolei. The optimum pH and temperature for maximum production of xylanase was observed at pH 8.0 and 30ºC.

Author Biographies

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Department of Biotechnology, New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore-560103

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Department of Biotechnology, New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore-560103

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Department of Biotechnology, New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore-560103

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Department of Biotechnology, New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore-560103

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Published
2018-10-01
How to Cite
ASHA, B M et al. Isolation and Characterization of Alkalophilic Xylanase Producing Bacteria MS-2-1 from Marine Water Sample. Mapana - Journal of Sciences, [S.l.], v. 17, n. 4, oct. 2018. ISSN 0975-3303. Available at: <http://journals.christuniversity.in/index.php/mapana/article/view/1853>. Date accessed: 20 mar. 2019.
Section
Research Articles