Table 4: Comparison of enzymatic hydrolysis yield of alkali pretreated rice straw by the crude enzyme of Aspergillus fumigatus NITDGPKA3 with other fungi.

Enzyme sourceSubstrateEnzyme load (U/g dry substrate)Reducing sugar (g/g dry substrate)Reference

Fomitopsis sp.RCK2010Rice straw25 (FPase) 0.1572 g/g dry substrate[9]
Fomitopsis sp.RCK2010Wheat straw25 (FPase)0.2141 g/g dry substrate[9]
Aspergillus fumigatus Z5Corn stover250 (CMCase) 0.450 g/g dry substrate[22]
T. reesei ZU-02Corncob20 (FPU)<60 g/L[28]
Combination of commercial enzymes (Celluclast, Novozyme 188, Viscostar 150 L, Pectinase solids)Wheat straw50.88 (CMCase)0.565 g/g dry substrate[29]
Aspergillus fumigatus NITDGPKA3Rice straw40 (CMCase)0.522 g/g dry substrate~10.44 g/LPresent study