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Volume 2017, Article ID 9253020, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9253020
Research Article

A Mathematical Model of Neutral Lipid Content in terms of Initial Nitrogen Concentration and Validation in Coelastrum sp. HA-1 and Application in Chlorella sorokiniana

Tianjin Key Laboratory for Industrial Biological Systems and Bioprocessing Engineering, Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Tianjin, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Yuyong Hou; nc.sac.bit@yy_uoh

Received 12 April 2016; Revised 6 November 2016; Accepted 19 December 2016; Published 18 January 2017

Academic Editor: Ramkrishna Sen

Copyright © 2017 Zhenhua Yang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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