African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12334

Full Length Research Paper

Brewer’s residues and cocoa pod shells as a substrate for cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus CCIBt 2339 and enzymes production

Carolina Fernandes Pereira
  • Carolina Fernandes Pereira
  • Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz (UESC), Rodovia Jorge Amado, km 16, Salobrinho, CEP: 45.662-900, Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil.
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Antônio Zózimo de Matos Costa
  • Antônio Zózimo de Matos Costa
  • Comissão Executiva do Plano da Lavoura Cacaueira (CEPLAC), Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau, Seção de Fitopatologia. Rodovia Jorge Amado, km 22, CEP: 45.600-000, Itabuna, Bahia, Brazil.
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Givaldo Rocha Niella
  • Givaldo Rocha Niella
  • Comissão Executiva do Plano da Lavoura Cacaueira (CEPLAC), Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau, Seção de Fitopatologia. Rodovia Jorge Amado, km 22, CEP: 45.600-000, Itabuna, Bahia, Brazil.
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José Luiz Bezerra
  • José Luiz Bezerra
  • Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia (UFRB), Centro de Ciências Agrárias, Ambientais e Biológicas. Campus de Cruz das Almas, CEP: 44.380-000, Cruz das Almas, Bahia, Brazil.
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Ana Paula Trovatti Uetanabar
  • Ana Paula Trovatti Uetanabar
  • Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz (UESC), Rodovia Jorge Amado, km 16, Salobrinho, CEP: 45.662-900, Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil.
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Elizama Aguiar-Oliveira
  • Elizama Aguiar-Oliveira
  • Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz (UESC), Rodovia Jorge Amado, km 16, Salobrinho, CEP: 45.662-900, Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 12 September 2020
  •  Accepted: 06 October 2020
  •  Published: 31 March 2021

How to cite this article

APA /
Pereira, C. F., Costa, A. Z. M., Niella, G. R., Bezerra, J. L., Uetanabaro, A. P. T., & Aguiar-Oliveira, E. (2021). Brewer’s residues and cocoa pod shells as a substrate for cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus CCIBt 2339 and enzymes production. African Journal of Biotechnology , 20(3), 115-121.
Chicago /
Carolina Fernandes Pereira, Antônio Z&ozimo de Matos Costa, Givaldo Rocha Niella, Jos&e Luiz Bezerra, Ana Paula Trovatti Uetanabaro and Elizama Aguiar-Oliveira. "Brewer’s residues and cocoa pod shells as a substrate for cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus CCIBt 2339 and enzymes production." African Journal of Biotechnology 20, no. 3 (2021): 115-121.
MLA /
Carolina Fern, et al. "Brewer’s residues and cocoa pod shells as a substrate for cultivation of Pleurotus ostreatus CCIBt 2339 and enzymes production." African Journal of Biotechnology 20.3 (2021): 115-121.