American Journal of Life Sciences

Volume 4, Issue 4, August 2016

  • Optimization, Isolation and Characterization of Cellulase–Free Thermostable Xylanase from Paenibacillus sp.

    Md. Abdul High Siddiqui, Mrityunjoy Biswas, Md. Omar Faruk, Manoranjan Roy, A. K. M. Asaduzzaman, Subed Chandra Dev Sharma, Topodeb Biswas, Narayan Roy

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 4, August 2016
    Pages: 93-98
    Received: 2 August 2016
    Accepted: 13 August 2016
    Published: 29 August 2016
    Abstract: Xylanases are hydrolytic enzymes that cleave the β-1,4-linkage ofwheat bran xylan. For screening of xylanase producing bacteria soil samples were diluted by serial dilution and cultured on selective wheat bran xylan agar media. Two bacterial strains showing clear transparent zone around the colony on xylan agar plate were selected as xylanase ... Show More