Improved penicillin production

Christian Quintus Scheckhuber (Inventor), Ida Johanna van der Klei (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


The invention relates to improved means and methods for producing a compound of interest in fungal host cells. Provided is a method for producing at least one secondary metabolite in a fungal host cell, comprising culturing a fungal host cell capable of producing said metabolite under conditions allowing for production of said metabolite, wherein the host cell has been modified to display elevated levels of glyoxalase I and glyoxalase II activity.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2014003555
Priority date27/06/2012
Publication statusPublished - 3-Jan-2014

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