chlorella

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Summary: Nonmotile unicellular green algae potentially valuable as a source of high-grade protein and B-complex vitamins.

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  1. Kawaida H, Ohba K, Koutake Y, Shimizu H, Tachida H, Kobayakawa Y. Symbiosis between hydra and chlorella: molecular phylogenetic analysis and experimental study provide insight into its origin and evolution. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2013;66:906-14 pubmed publisher
    ..To do so, we reconstructed molecular phylogenetic trees of several strains of symbiotic chlorella harbored in the endodermal epithelial cells of viridissima group hydra strains and investigated their congruence ..
  2. Feng P, Deng Z, Hu Z, Fan L. Lipid accumulation and growth of Chlorella zofingiensis in flat plate photobioreactors outdoors. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:10577-84 pubmed publisher
    ..In order to evaluate the feasibility of culturing Chlorella zofingiensis outdoors for biodiesel production, effects of nitrogen limitation and initial cell concentration on ..
  3. Shekh A, Shrivastava P, Krishnamurthi K, Mudliar S, Devi S, Kanade G, et al. Stress-induced lipids are unsuitable as a direct biodiesel feedstock: a case study with Chlorella pyrenoidosa. Bioresour Technol. 2013;138:382-6 pubmed publisher
    The effects of various stresses on the suitability of lipid synthesized by Chlorella pyrenoidosa for biodiesel production were investigated...
  4. Xie T, Sun Y, Du K, Liang B, Cheng R, Zhang Y. Optimization of heterotrophic cultivation of Chlorella sp. for oil production. Bioresour Technol. 2012;118:235-42 pubmed publisher
    The oleaginous microalga Chlorella sp. LAM-H screened from freshwater was proven to be a prospective feedstock for oil production according to its fatty acid composition...
  5. Suárez E, Kralovec J, Grindley T. Isolation of phosphorylated polysaccharides from algae: the immunostimulatory principle of Chlorella pyrenoidosa. Carbohydr Res. 2010;345:1190-204 pubmed publisher
    The major immunostimulatory principle in the hot aqueous extract of Chlorella pyrenoidosa has been isolated by a sequence of ethanol precipitation, precipitation with a cationic surfactant (CTAB), size exclusion chromatography, and anion ..
  6. Badalucco L, Poudel I, Yamanishi M, Natarajan C, Moriyama H. Crystallization of Chlorella deoxyuridine triphosphatase. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2011;67:1599-602 pubmed publisher
    ..The gene coding for the dUTPase from the Chlorella alga was codon-optimized and synthesized...
  7. Li Y, Zhou W, Hu B, Min M, Chen P, Ruan R. Effect of light intensity on algal biomass accumulation and biodiesel production for mixotrophic strains Chlorella kessleri and Chlorella protothecoide cultivated in highly concentrated municipal wastewater. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2012;109:2222-9 pubmed publisher
    ..nutrient removal through algae cultivation, and biodiesel productivity was investigated with algae species Chlorella kessleri and Chlorella protothecoide...
  8. Wang H, Xiong H, Hui Z, Zeng X. Mixotrophic cultivation of Chlorella pyrenoidosa with diluted primary piggery wastewater to produce lipids. Bioresour Technol. 2012;104:215-20 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study investigates mixotrophic cultivation of the green microalgae Chlorella pyrenoidosa with primary piggery wastewater that has merely been diluted before use...
  9. Bellou S, Aggelis G. Biochemical activities in Chlorella sp. and Nannochloropsis salina during lipid and sugar synthesis in a lab-scale open pond simulating reactor. J Biotechnol. 2012;164:318-29 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella sp...

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  1. Luo W, Pröschold T, Bock C, Krienitz L. Generic concept in Chlorella-related coccoid green algae (Chlorophyta, Trebouxiophyceae). Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2010;12:545-53 pubmed publisher
    ..sequences of SSU and ITS regions of nuclear-encoded ribosomal DNA, the concept of the experimental algal genus Chlorella was evaluated...
  2. Wan M, Rosenberg J, Faruq J, Betenbaugh M, Xia J. An improved colony PCR procedure for genetic screening of Chlorella and related microalgae. Biotechnol Lett. 2011;33:1615-9 pubmed publisher
    A colony PCR technique was applied for both genomic and chloroplast DNA in the green microalgae Chlorella. Of five different lysis buffers, Chelex-100 was superior for DNA extraction, PCR and DNA storage...
  3. Cha T, Chen J, Goh E, Aziz A, Loh S. Differential regulation of fatty acid biosynthesis in two Chlorella species in response to nitrate treatments and the potential of binary blending microalgae oils for biodiesel application. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:10633-40 pubmed publisher
    ..the effects of different nitrate concentrations in culture medium on oil content and fatty acid composition of Chlorella vulgaris (UMT-M1) and Chlorella sorokiniana (KS-MB2)...
  4. Chiu S, Kao C, Huang T, Lin C, Ong S, Chen C, et al. Microalgal biomass production and on-site bioremediation of carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxide and sulfur dioxide from flue gas using Chlorella sp. cultures. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:9135-42 pubmed publisher
    The growth and on-site bioremediation potential of an isolated thermal- and CO?-tolerant mutant strain, Chlorella sp. MTF-7, were investigated. The Chlorella sp...
  5. Cordero B, Obraztsova I, Couso I, León R, Vargas M, Rodríguez H. Enhancement of lutein production in Chlorella sorokiniana (Chorophyta) by improvement of culture conditions and random mutagenesis. Mar Drugs. 2011;9:1607-24 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella sorokiniana has been selected for lutein production, after a screening of thirteen species of microalgae, since it showed both a high content in this carotenoid and a high growth rate...
  6. O Grady J, Morgan J. Heterotrophic growth and lipid production of Chlorella protothecoides on glycerol. Bioprocess Biosyst Eng. 2011;34:121-5 pubmed publisher
    ..A study on the growth and lipid production of Chlorella protothecoides using glycerol as the carbon source was performed to demonstrate the utility of recycling crude ..
  7. Zhang X, Xiang Y, Dunigan D, Klose T, Chipman P, Van Etten J, et al. Three-dimensional structure and function of the Paramecium bursaria chlorella virus capsid. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011;108:14837-42 pubmed publisher
    ..5 Å resolution map of the 1,900 Å diameter, icosahedral, internally enveloped Paramecium bursaria chlorella virus was used to interpret structures of the virus at initial stages of cell infection...
  8. Rajasekhar P, Fan L, Nguyen T, Roddick F. Impact of sonication at 20 kHz on Microcystis aeruginosa, Anabaena circinalis and Chlorella sp. Water Res. 2012;46:1473-81 pubmed publisher
    ..aeruginosa isolated from a wastewater treatment lagoon, and two other algal strains, Anabaena circinalis and Chlorella sp...
  9. Masojídek J, Kopecky J, Giannelli L, Torzillo G. Productivity correlated to photobiochemical performance of Chlorella mass cultures grown outdoors in thin-layer cascades. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;38:307-17 pubmed publisher
    ..culture layers and (3) determine a range of biomass densities for high productivity of the freshwater microalga Chlorella spp., grown outdoors in thin-layer cascade units...
  10. Greiner T, Ramos J, Alvarez M, Gurnon J, Kang M, Van Etten J, et al. Functional HAK/KUP/KT-like potassium transporter encoded by chlorella viruses. Plant J. 2011;68:977-86 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella viruses are a source of interesting membrane transport proteins. Here we examine a putative K(+) transporter encoded by virus FR483 and related chlorella viruses...
  11. Liu J, Huang J, Jiang Y, Chen F. Molasses-based growth and production of oil and astaxanthin by Chlorella zofingiensis. Bioresour Technol. 2012;107:393-8 pubmed publisher
    ..the industrial waste cane molasses as a carbon source for cell growth, lipid and astaxanthin production of Chlorella zofingiensis...
  12. Kodama Y, Fujishima M. Cell division and density of symbiotic Chlorella variabilis of the ciliate Paramecium bursaria is controlled by the host's nutritional conditions during early infection process. Environ Microbiol. 2012;14:2800-11 pubmed publisher
    The association of ciliate Paramecium bursaria with symbiotic Chlorella sp. is a mutualistic symbiosis...
  13. Renju G, Muraleedhara Kurup G, Saritha Kumari C. Anti-inflammatory activity of lycopene isolated from Chlorella marina on type II collagen induced arthritis in Sprague Dawley rats. Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 2013;35:282-91 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, the anti-arthritic effect of lycopene (cis and trans) from the algae Chlorella marina (AL) has been compared with lycopene (all-trans) from tomato (TL) and indomethacin (Indo)...
  14. Lee I, Lee W, Tsai C, Su I, Yen H, Sheu W. Combined extractives of red yeast rice, bitter gourd, chlorella, soy protein, and licorice improve total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and triglyceride in subjects with metabolic syndrome. Nutr Res. 2012;32:85-92 pubmed publisher
    ..We hypothesized that extractives from red yeast rice, bitter gourd, chlorella, soy protein, and licorice have synergistic benefits on cholesterol and metabolic syndrome...
  15. Banskota A, Stefanova R, Gallant P, Osborne J, Melanson R, O Leary S. Nitric oxide inhibitory activity of monogalactosylmonoacylglycerols from a freshwater microalgae Chlorella sorokiniana. Nat Prod Res. 2013;27:1028-31 pubmed publisher
    Chemical investigation of the freshwater microalgae Chlorella sorokiniana led to the isolation of a new monogalactosylmonoacylglycerol, namely, (2S)-1-O-(7Z,10Z-hexadecadienoyl)-3-O-?-D-galactopyranosylglycerol (1) together with a known ..
  16. Liu J, Sun Z, Zhong Y, Huang J, Hu Q, Chen F. Stearoyl-acyl carrier protein desaturase gene from the oleaginous microalga Chlorella zofingiensis: cloning, characterization and transcriptional analysis. Planta. 2012;236:1665-76 pubmed publisher
    The green alga Chlorella zofingiensis can accumulate high level of oleic acid (OA, C18:1?(9)) rich oils in response to stress conditions...
  17. Samai P, Shuman S. Functional dissection of the DNA interface of the nucleotidyltransferase domain of chlorella virus DNA ligase. J Biol Chem. 2011;286:13314-26 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella virus DNA ligase (ChVLig) has pluripotent biological activity and an intrinsic nick-sensing function...
  18. Chen P, Powell B, Mortimer M, Ke P. Adaptive interactions between zinc oxide nanoparticles and Chlorella sp. Environ Sci Technol. 2012;46:12178-85 pubmed publisher
    The effects of ZnO nanoparticles (NPs) interacting with single-celled green algae, Chlorella sp., have been found to be bilateral...
  19. Yang J, Rasa E, Tantayotai P, Scow K, Yuan H, Hristova K. Mathematical model of Chlorella minutissima UTEX2341 growth and lipid production under photoheterotrophic fermentation conditions. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:3077-82 pubmed publisher
    ..This model is applicable for prediction of other single cell algal species but model testing is recommended before scaling up the fermentation of process...
  20. Fan J, Cui Y, Huang J, Wang W, Yin W, Hu Z, et al. Suppression subtractive hybridization reveals transcript profiling of Chlorella under heterotrophy to photoautotrophy transition. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e50414 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Chlorella are green algae that can grow well heterotrophically and photoautotrophically...
  21. Feng P, Deng Z, Fan L, Hu Z. Lipid accumulation and growth characteristics of Chlorella zofingiensis under different nitrate and phosphate concentrations. J Biosci Bioeng. 2012;114:405-10 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the potential of the green agla Chlorella zofingiensis as a feedstock for biodiesel production, the effects of nitrogen and phosphate on lipid accumulation and growth of C. zofingiensis were studied...
  22. Shiratake T, Sato A, Minoda A, Tsuzuki M, Sato N. Air-drying of cells, the novel conditions for stimulated synthesis of triacylglycerol in a Green Alga, Chlorella kessleri. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e79630 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Chlorella kessleri cells were fixed on the surface of a glass fibre filter and then subjected to air-drying with light ..
  23. Lee Y, Kim B, Farooq W, Chung J, Han J, Shin H, et al. Harvesting of oleaginous Chlorella sp. by organoclays. Bioresour Technol. 2013;132:440-5 pubmed publisher
    ..6 g/L while maintaining a neutral pH. Conclusively, organoclays, if recycled efficiently, can be uniquely effective microalgae harvesting agents...
  24. Rowe J, Dunigan D, Blanc G, Gurnon J, Xia Y, Van Etten J. Evaluation of higher plant virus resistance genes in the green alga, Chlorella variabilis NC64A, during the early phase of infection with Paramecium bursaria chlorella virus-1. Virology. 2013;442:101-13 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined a model algal host-virus system, Chlorella variabilis NC64A and virus, PBCV-1. C...
  25. Liu J, Huang J, Fan K, Jiang Y, Zhong Y, Sun Z, et al. Production potential of Chlorella zofingienesis as a feedstock for biodiesel. Bioresour Technol. 2010;101:8658-63 pubmed publisher
    The lipid contents and fatty acid profiles of Chlorella zofingiensis cultured in the dark with various carbon sources were investigated. Glucose was found to be the best carbon source for the growth and lipid production...
  26. Na J, Lee H, Oh Y, Park J, Ko C, Lee S, et al. Rapid estimation of triacylglycerol content of Chlorella sp. by thermogravimetric analysis. Biotechnol Lett. 2011;33:957-60 pubmed publisher
    ..method based on thermogravimetric analysis has been developed for determining triacylglycerol content in Chlorella sp. KR-1...
  27. Zhang Y, Chen H, He C, Wang Q. Nitrogen starvation induced oxidative stress in an oil-producing green alga Chlorella sorokiniana C3. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e69225 pubmed publisher
    Microalgal lipid is one of the most promising feedstocks for biodiesel production. Chlorella appears to be a particularly good option, and nitrogen (N) starvation is an efficient environmental pressure used to increase lipid accumulation ..
  28. Samai P, Shuman S. Kinetic analysis of DNA strand joining by Chlorella virus DNA ligase and the role of nucleotidyltransferase motif VI in ligase adenylylation. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:28609-18 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella virus DNA ligase (ChVLig) is an instructive model for mechanistic studies of the ATP-dependent DNA ligase family...
  29. Wyatt N, Gloe L, Brady P, Hewson J, Grillet A, Hankins M, et al. Critical conditions for ferric chloride-induced flocculation of freshwater algae. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2012;109:493-501 pubmed publisher
    ..of algae concentration, ferric chloride dose, and pH on the flocculation efficiency of the freshwater algae Chlorella zofingiensis can be understood by considering the nature of the electrostatic charges on the algae and ..
  30. Jiang Q, Zhao L, Dai J, Wu Q. Analysis of autophagy genes in microalgae: Chlorella as a potential model to study mechanism of autophagy. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e41826 pubmed publisher
    ..However, compared with yeast and mammals, in silico and experimental research of autophagy pathways in microalgae remained limited and fragmentary...
  31. Cordero B, Couso I, León R, Rodríguez H, Vargas M. Enhancement of carotenoids biosynthesis in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii by nuclear transformation using a phytoene synthase gene isolated from Chlorella zofingiensis. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;91:341-51 pubmed publisher
    The isolation and characterization of the phytoene synthase gene from the green microalga Chlorella zofingiensis (CzPSY), involved in the first step of the carotenoids biosynthetic pathway, have been performed...
  32. Yan D, Dai J, Wu Q. Characterization of an ammonium transporter in the oleaginous alga Chlorella protothecoides. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013;97:919-28 pubmed publisher
    ..to screen the differently expressed (up-regulated) genes in the photosynthesis-fermentation approach (PFA) of Chlorella protothecoides cultivation...
  33. Cheng K, Ren M, Ogden K. Statistical optimization of culture media for growth and lipid production of Chlorella protothecoides UTEX 250. Bioresour Technol. 2013;128:44-8 pubmed publisher
    The concentration of NaNO(3), MgSO(4) · 7H(2)O and proteose, in Chlorella protothecoides medium were optimized for algal biomass and lipid production by using response surface methodology with Box-Behnken design...
  34. Sforza E, Cipriani R, Morosinotto T, Bertucco A, Giacometti G. Excess CO2 supply inhibits mixotrophic growth of Chlorella protothecoides and Nannochloropsis salina. Bioresour Technol. 2012;104:523-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Two species with high biomass productivity were selected, Nannochloropsis salina and Chlorella protothecoides...
  35. Sadiq I, Dalai S, Chandrasekaran N, Mukherjee A. Ecotoxicity study of titania (TiO?) NPs on two microalgae species: Scenedesmus sp. and Chlorella sp. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2011;74:1180-7 pubmed publisher
    ..and Chlorella sp.). The growth inhibitory effect of titania NPs was observed for both the species (72 h EC?? value, 16...
  36. Cordero B, Couso I, León R, Rodríguez H, Vargas M. Isolation and characterization of a lycopene ?-cyclase gene of Chlorella (Chromochloris) zofingiensis. Regulation of the carotenogenic pathway by nitrogen and light. Mar Drugs. 2012;10:2069-88 pubmed publisher
    The isolation and characterization of the lycopene ?-cyclase gene from the green microalga Chlorella (Chromochloris) zofingiensis (Czlcy-e) was performed. This gene is involved in the formation of the carotenoids ?-carotene and lutein...
  37. Meuser J, Boyd E, Ananyev G, Karns D, Radakovits R, Narayana Murthy U, et al. Evolutionary significance of an algal gene encoding an [FeFe]-hydrogenase with F-domain homology and hydrogenase activity in Chlorella variabilis NC64A. Planta. 2011;234:829-43 pubmed publisher
    ..Similar to Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, Chlorella variabilis NC64A (Trebouxiophyceae, Chlorophyta) exhibits [FeFe]-hydrogenase (HYDA) activity during anoxia...
  38. Mizuno Y, Sato A, Watanabe K, Hirata A, Takeshita T, Ota S, et al. Sequential accumulation of starch and lipid induced by sulfur deficiency in Chlorella and Parachlorella species. Bioresour Technol. 2013;129:150-5 pubmed publisher
    The influence of sulfur deficiency on biomass production was analyzed in the four Chlorellaceae species, Chlorella vulgaris, Chlorella sorokiniana, Chlorella lobophora, and Parachlorella kessleri...
  39. Lu S, Wang J, Niu Y, Yang J, Zhou J, Yuan Y. Metabolic profiling reveals growth related FAME productivity and quality of Chlorella sorokiniana with different inoculum sizes. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2012;109:1651-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The effects of inoculum size on cell growth, lipid accumulation, and metabolic changes of a green microalga Chlorella sorokiniana were investigated...
  40. Liu J, Huang J, Sun Z, Zhong Y, Jiang Y, Chen F. Differential lipid and fatty acid profiles of photoautotrophic and heterotrophic Chlorella zofingiensis: assessment of algal oils for biodiesel production. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:106-10 pubmed publisher
    ..of this study was to document and compare the lipid class and fatty acid composition of the green microalga Chlorella zofingiensis cultivated under photoautotrophic and heterotrophic conditions...
  41. Blanc G, Duncan G, Agarkova I, Borodovsky M, Gurnon J, Kuo A, et al. The Chlorella variabilis NC64A genome reveals adaptation to photosymbiosis, coevolution with viruses, and cryptic sex. Plant Cell. 2010;22:2943-55 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella variabilis NC64A, a unicellular photosynthetic green alga (Trebouxiophyceae), is an intracellular photobiont of Paramecium bursaria and a model system for studying virus/algal interactions...
  42. Bai L, Yin W, Chen Y, Niu L, Sun Y, Zhao S, et al. A new strategy to produce a defensin: stable production of mutated NP-1 in nitrate reductase-deficient Chlorella ellipsoidea. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e54966 pubmed publisher
    ..42 mg/l) even after 15 generations of continuous fermentation. In addition, mNP-1 had strong activity against Escherichia coli at 5 µg/ml. This research developed a new method for producing defensins using genetic engineering...
  43. Lin H, Liu B, Kuo T, Tsai H, Feng T, Huang C, et al. Knockdown of PsbO leads to induction of HydA and production of photobiological H2 in the green alga Chlorella sp. DT. Bioresour Technol. 2013;143:154-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The alga, Chlorella sp. DT, was then transformed with short interference RNA antisense-psbO (siRNA-psbO) fragments...
  44. Cho S, Lee D, Luong T, Park S, Oh Y, Lee T. Effects of carbon and nitrogen sources on fatty acid contents and composition in the green microalga, Chlorella sp. 227. J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;21:1073-80 pubmed
    ..investigate and generalize the effects of carbon and nitrogen sources on the growth of and lipid production in Chlorella sp...
  45. Miao C, Chakraborty M, Chen S. Impact of reaction conditions on the simultaneous production of polysaccharides and bio-oil from heterotrophically grown Chlorella sorokiniana by a unique sequential hydrothermal liquefaction process. Bioresour Technol. 2012;110:617-27 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparative analysis of the energy input and net energy balance showed that SEQHTL requires ?15% less MJ/kg bio-oil than DHTL. Energy recovery rate for SEQHTL is nearly 4% higher than the DHTL...
  46. Kothari R, Pathak V, Kumar V, Singh D. Experimental study for growth potential of unicellular alga Chlorella pyrenoidosa on dairy waste water: an integrated approach for treatment and biofuel production. Bioresour Technol. 2012;116:466-70 pubmed publisher
    This communication presents an integrated approach to study the potential of Chlorella pyrenoidosa for treatment of dairy wastewater (DWW) and biofuel extraction. The experiment was set up in two steps...
  47. Fan J, Huang J, Li Y, Han F, Wang J, Li X, et al. Sequential heterotrophy-dilution-photoinduction cultivation for efficient microalgal biomass and lipid production. Bioresour Technol. 2012;112:206-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Three Chlorella species were first cultivated heterotrophically to achieve high cell density, then the broth was diluted to ..
  48. Li Y, Chen Y, Chen P, Min M, Zhou W, Martinez B, et al. Characterization of a microalga Chlorella sp. well adapted to highly concentrated municipal wastewater for nutrient removal and biodiesel production. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:5138-44 pubmed publisher
    The feasibility of growing Chlorella sp. in the centrate, a highly concentrated municipal wastewater stream generated from activated sludge thickening process, for simultaneous wastewater treatment and energy production was tested...
  49. Otsuki T, Shimizu K, Iemitsu M, Kono I. Salivary secretory immunoglobulin A secretion increases after 4-weeks ingestion of chlorella-derived multicomponent supplement in humans: a randomized cross over study. Nutr J. 2011;10:91 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella, a unicellular green alga that grows in fresh water, contains high levels of proteins, vitamins, minerals, and dietary fibers...
  50. Wan M, Liu P, Xia J, Rosenberg J, Oyler G, Betenbaugh M, et al. The effect of mixotrophy on microalgal growth, lipid content, and expression levels of three pathway genes in Chlorella sorokiniana. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;91:835-44 pubmed publisher
    Nannochloropsis oculata CCMP 525, Dunaliella salina FACHB 435, and Chlorella sorokiniana CCTCC M209220 were compared in mixotrophic and photoautotrophic cultures in terms of growth rate, protein, and lipid content...
  51. Ma Q, Wang J, Lu S, Lv Y, Yuan Y. Quantitative proteomic profiling reveals photosynthesis responsible for inoculum size dependent variation in Chlorella sorokiniana. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2013;110:773-84 pubmed publisher
    ..cultivation, a quantitative proteomic analysis (iTRAQ-on-line 2-D nano-LC/MS) in a non-model green microalga, Chlorella sorokiniana, under different inoculum sizes was conducted...
  52. White S, Anandraj A, Bux F. PAM fluorometry as a tool to assess microalgal nutrient stress and monitor cellular neutral lipids. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:1675-82 pubmed publisher
    ..A freshwater Chlorella sp...
  53. Fu W, Gudmundsson O, Feist A, Herjolfsson G, Brynjólfsson S, Palsson B. Maximizing biomass productivity and cell density of Chlorella vulgaris by using light-emitting diode-based photobioreactor. J Biotechnol. 2012;161:242-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We have explored this question by determining how much biomass the green microalga Chlorella vulgaris can produce in photobioreactors based on highly efficient light-emitting diodes (LEDs)...
  54. Kobayashi N, Noel E, Barnes A, Rosenberg J, DIRUSSO C, Black P, et al. Rapid detection and quantification of triacylglycerol by HPLC-ELSD in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii and Chlorella strains. Lipids. 2013;48:1035-49 pubmed publisher
    ..TAG accumulation in two Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (21 gr and CC503) and three Chlorella strains (UTEX 1230, CS01 and UTEX 2229) grown under conditions of nitrogen depletion was measured...
  55. Singh M, Reynolds D, Das K. Microalgal system for treatment of effluent from poultry litter anaerobic digestion. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:10841-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Three algal strains viz. Chlorella minutissima, Chlorella sorokiniana and Scenedesmus bijuga and their consortium showed significant biomass ..
  56. Wulfmeyer T, Polzer C, Hiepler G, Hamacher K, Shoeman R, Dunigan D, et al. Structural organization of DNA in chlorella viruses. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e30133 pubmed publisher
    b>Chlorella viruses have icosahedral capsids with an internal membrane enclosing their large dsDNA genomes and associated proteins. Their genomes are packaged in the particles with a predicted DNA density of ca. 0.2 bp nm(-3)...
  57. Romero D, Ríos de Molina M, Juárez A. Oxidative stress induced by a commercial glyphosate formulation in a tolerant strain of Chlorella kessleri. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2011;74:741-7 pubmed publisher
    ..of a glyphosate formulation and provide evidence of metabolic alterations due to oxidative stress caused in a Chlorella kessleri tolerant strain by exposure to the herbicide...
  58. Vigeolas H, Duby F, Kaymak E, Niessen G, Motte P, Franck F, et al. Isolation and partial characterization of mutants with elevated lipid content in Chlorella sorokiniana and Scenedesmus obliquus. J Biotechnol. 2012;162:3-12 pubmed publisher
    This paper describes the isolation and partial biomass characterization of high triacylglycerol (TAG) mutants of Chlorella sorokiniana and Scenedesmus obliquus, two algal species considered as potential source of biodiesel...
  59. Ahn J, Hwangbo K, Lee S, Choi H, Park Y, Liu J, et al. A new Arctic Chlorella species for biodiesel production. Bioresour Technol. 2012;125:340-3 pubmed publisher
    Microalgae are a potential resource for biodiesel production. A green alga, Chlorella sp., was isolated from Arctic sea ice, which was named ArM0029B...
  60. Shih M, Cherng J. Protective effects of Chlorella-derived peptide against UVC-induced cytotoxicity through inhibition of caspase-3 activity and reduction of the expression of phosphorylated FADD and cleaved PARP-1 in skin fibroblasts. Molecules. 2012;17:9116-28 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the underlying mechanisms of Chlorella derived peptide (CDP) activity against UVC-induced cytotoxicity were investigated...
  61. Lin I, Jiang P, Chen C, Tzen J. A unique caleosin serving as the major integral protein in oil bodies isolated from Chlorella sp. cells cultured with limited nitrogen. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2012;61:80-7 pubmed publisher
    Accumulation of oil bodies was successfully induced in a microalga, Chlorella sp., cultured in a nitrogen-limited medium. The oil bodies were initially assembled as many small entities (mostly 0...
  62. Wan M, Wang R, Xia J, Rosenberg J, Nie Z, Kobayashi N, et al. Physiological evaluation of a new Chlorella sorokiniana isolate for its biomass production and lipid accumulation in photoautotrophic and heterotrophic cultures. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2012;109:1958-64 pubmed publisher
    ..Morphological features and the phylogenetic analysis for the 18S rRNA gene reveal that the isolate is a Chlorella sorokiniana strain...
  63. Xiong W, Liu L, Wu C, Yang C, Wu Q. 13C-tracer and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry analyses reveal metabolic flux distribution in the oleaginous microalga Chlorella protothecoides. Plant Physiol. 2010;154:1001-11 pubmed publisher
    The green alga Chlorella protothecoides has received considerable attention because it accumulates neutral triacylglycerols, commonly regarded as an ideal feedstock for biodiesel production...
  64. Chen Y, Walker T. Biomass and lipid production of heterotrophic microalgae Chlorella protothecoides by using biodiesel-derived crude glycerol. Biotechnol Lett. 2011;33:1973-83 pubmed publisher
    ..In batch mode, the biomass and lipid concentration of Chlorella protothecoides cultivated in a crude glycerol medium were, respectively, 23.5 and 14...
  65. Gao Q, Wong Y, Tam N. Removal and biodegradation of nonylphenol by different Chlorella species. Mar Pollut Bull. 2011;63:445-51 pubmed publisher
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