Indian Council of Agricultural Research
(Agricultural Knowledge Management Information System)

ICAR-Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad-500 030 Talangana (
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Instrument Details
Instrument/Facility Name: FERMENTOR
Make                                   : Sartorius stedim biotech, Germany
Model                                  : BIOSTAT R Aplus (Vers: 03 BB-8843839)
Specification   :Fermentation of sugars in the desired samples to ethanol, methanol etc.

Click to ViewFermentation of sugars in the desired samples to ethanol, methanol etc. Fermentor is complete unit with stirrer drive motor, Culture vessel including fitted headplate, agitation system, heating blanket, measurement probes, Sampling system and harvest bottles, air cylinder and required software installed in computer (laptop).

  Working Principles
Click to ViewFermentor uses the principle of fermentation of sugars in the sample to ethanol or any desired compound using the yeast or any specific organism. Fermentor facilitates the conversion of sugars into ethanol

  User Instructions
Fermentation of sugars of plants, molasses, fruits and any other samples which need fermentation by the user1. Samples must be prepared and made ready for aerobic fermentation. 2. Microorganism for fermentation and other protocol specific to the samples should be provided. 3. Samples must be more than 2 Litres.

  Contact Us
Contact No. 040-24599328
Email Id

Procedure Name
National LAB/R&D
Each sample per compound

Additional Rs 100/-towards postal charges if result are to be posted
The Demand Draft should be in favour of "ICAR-IIMR"
Letter, DD & Samples send to "Dr. CV Ratnavathi Principal Scientist, Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar - 30 Hyderabad, Telangana"