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Volume 2012, Article ID 542589, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/542589
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Hydrolysis of Virgin Coconut Oil Using Immobilized Lipase in a Batch Reactor

1Metabolites Profiling Laboratory, Institute of Bioproduct Development, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia
3Deparment of Bioprocess Engineering, Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor, 81310 Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Received 5 April 2012; Accepted 22 July 2012

Academic Editor: Ali-Akbar Saboury

Copyright © 2012 Lee Suan Chua 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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