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Tech. Q. Master Brew. Assoc. Am., July/August/September 1964, 1(3), 167-175 English  |  VIEW ARTICLE
Nitrogen Metabolism of Yeast

M.J. Lewis

Broad outline of the synthetic processes undertaken by yeast in utilizing a supply of nitrogen discusses the nature of the conversion of ammonia into protein. Emphasis is given to those reactions which are of particular significance in yeast growing under anaerobic, or more specifically, brewing conditions.

Keywords: Synthesis, deamination, crebs cycle, tricarboxylic acid cycle