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Table 2 Oxygen uptake rate (OUR) and specific oxygen uptake rate (SOUR) of Enterobacter sp. AA26 cells. The food to microorganism ratio was set at 0.2 g substrate g−1 VSS d− 1 immediately after interrupting the aeration

From: Biochemical and nutritional characterization of the medfly gut symbiont Enterobacter sp. AA26 for its use as probiotics in sterile insect technique applications

  Replicates OUR (mg O2 L− 1 h− 1) SOUR (mg O2 g− 1 VSS h− 1)
Acetate 1 78.5 62.3
2 82.7 65.6
3 77.5 61.5
Mean ± SE 79.6 ± 1.59 63.2 ± 1.26
Glucose 1 69.6 118
2 83.9 142
3 60.7 103
Mean ± SE 71.4 ± 6.76 121 ± 1.73