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Lactic Acid Fermentation

  1. Mar 28, 2005 #1
    How does the absense of catalase cause lactic acid fermentation by bacteria? Also, what coenzymes/cytochromes do lactic acid-producing bacteria not have that may cause them to anaerobic?
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  3. Mar 28, 2005 #2


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    What is the action of catalase? Does that action have an effect on the fermentation?

    This document state what is missing in the lactic acid bacteria
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