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Table 1 Summary of optimized parameters for prodigiosin production

From: Optimization of prodigiosin biosynthesis by Serratia marcescens using unconventional bioresources

Sr. no. Parameters Optimized parameter Concentration of pigment (mg/ml)
1 pH 7.5 0.48
2 Temperature 28 °C 0.45
3 Incubation time 72 h 0.85
4 Carbon source 2% Sucrose 2.4
5 Nitrogen source 1% casein hydrolysate 0.87
6 Fatty acid source 2% peanut oil seed cake powder
4% peanut oil seed cake powder
2.6
3.0
7 Optimized medium 2% Sucrose + 1% casein hydrolysate + 4% peanut oil seed cake powder, pH 7.5, temp. 28 °C, incubation time 72 h 3.5
7 Solvent Methanol 0.95