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Table 2 Effect of carbon:nitrogen ratio on exopolymer production

From: A statistical approach on optimization of exopolymeric substance production by Halomonas sp. S19 and its emulsification activity

Sucrose (carbon source) g L−1 Peptone (nitrogen source) g L−1 C:N ratio Exopolymer (mg L−1)
25 5 11.90:1.00 218.66 ± 0.57
6 14.28:1.00 204.86 ± 0.23
7 10.20:1.00 185.10 ± 0.17
8 8.92:1.00 114.13 ± 0.15
9 7.93:1.00 72.10 ± 0.10
10 7.14:1.00 65.36 ± 0.11
  1. Results represent the means of three experiments ± SD