Trichoderma reesei breaks down cellulose into beta and alpha glucose by secreting cellulases. Why do they produce far more glucose then they need when incubated with susbtrate?

  • $\begingroup$ Are you asking why Trichoderma secretes more enzyme than is needed to produce sufficient glucose for metabolism? Do you have a citation to bolster that claim? $\endgroup$
    – acvill
    Sep 14 at 20:19

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