Enrichment of butteroil with conjugated linoleic acid via enzymatic interesterification (acidolysis) reactions

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid


Microbial lipases from Candida cylindracea, Pseudomonas sp., Mucor miehei and Candida antarctica were screened for their ability to incorporate conjugated linoleic acid into butteroil triacylglycerides. The lipase from Candida antarctica was employed in a substrates-only medium to increase the conjugated linoleic acid content of the acylglycerides from 0.6 to 15 g/100 g fat.

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles