04771001 is referenced by 50 patents and cites 21 patents.

The disclosure describes a method for producing lactic acid from carbohydrate-containing media by continuous fermentation utilizing particular methods of media pretreatment, cell-recycle fermentation, fermentation broth acidification, and lactic acid separation.

Title
Production of lactic acid by continuous fermentation using an inexpensive raw material and a simplified method of lactic acid purification
Application Number
687189
Publication Number
4771001
Application Date
September 24, 1986
Publication Date
September 13, 1988
Inventor
Richard A Wisdom
Foster City
CA, US
Stephen L Michaels
Newton
MA, US
Dilip K Joshi
Kalamazoo
MI, US
Richard B Bailey
Cupertino
CA, US
Agent
Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert
Assignee
Neurex
CA, US
IPC
A23C 21/02
C07C 59/08
C12P 7/56
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