Solid State Fermentation (SSF)

Schematic of solid state fermenter for conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to enzymes.

Solid State Fermentation (SSF) is a fermentation method used by several industries like the pharmaceuticals, food, textile etc., to produce metabolites of microorganisms using solid support in place of the liquid … Read more

Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis (PAGE)

Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis (PAGE)

Electrophoresis through agarose or polyacrylamide gels is a standard method used to separate, identify and purify biopolymers, since both these gels are porous in nature. Polyacrylamide gels are chemically cross-linked … Read more

Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis (PFGE)

The Method of Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis (PFGE)

Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis (PFGE) is a technique used for the separation of large deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) molecules by applying to a gel matrix an electric field that periodically changes … Read more