Table 1

Rates of PEA utilization by W3110

Growth mediumDoubling time (h)PEA concn (mM) to achieve OD600 of 1.0H2O2 formation (μM/s) in cell
PEA as C source, NH4+ as N source5.5 ± 0.55.0370 ± 50
Glycerol as C source, PEA as N source5.0 ± 1.02.8230 ± 40