Submerged culture of filamentous fungus

Robert Lejeune rlejeune at
Wed Oct 9 06:41:03 EST 1996


I read that in Germany, during the second WW, a filamentous fungus was
grown on whey, as a supplement for the human diet.
Does anybody know which organism was used to this effect? I guess it was an
Aspergillus. Can anyone confirm/infirm this?

Dr. Robert Lejeune
Dep. Chem. Eng.
Free University Brussels.

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