Fermentation Processes

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Fermentation is the term used by microbiologists to describe any process for the production of a product by means of the mass culture of a microorganism 1 . The product can either be i The cell itself referred to as biomass production. ii A microorganism's own metabolite referred to as a product from a natural or genetically improved strain. iii A microorganism foreign product referred to as a product from recombinant DNA technology or genetically engineered strain. There are three types of...