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  • Development of novel approaches for industrial fermentation of menaquinone-7

    Ranmadugala, Dinali Niluka Achala (The University of Waikato, 2018)
    Vitamin K, an anti-haemorrhagic factor discovered by the Danish nutritional biochemist Henrik Carl Peter Dam in 1929, is capable of correcting dietary-induced bleeding disorders in chickens. It is essential for blood ...
  • Evolution of Bacillus subtilis: A Novel Phenotype and its Challenges

    Murray, Mitchell John (The University of Waikato, 2018)
    The enzyme LeuB from the last common ancestor of the firmicutes has been statistically recreated using several different methods. This project deals with two versions, Rec/LG and Rec/EX. To better understand these resurrected ...