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Table 4 Current patents of microbial carotenoid production

From: Biotechnological production of carotenoids by yeasts: an overview

Inventor Title Country Year
Bailey et al.,[126] Carotenoid production in oleaginous yeasts and molds MX 2012
Mohamed et al.,[127] Biological production of Zeaxanthin and carotenoid biosynthesis control US 2013
Martin et al.,[128] Efficient astaxanthin production strains derived from Haematococcus pluvalis US 2013
Ruiz et al.,[129] Novel strain of Lactobacillus plantarum for the production of carotenoids GRM 2010
Yu et al.,[130] Method for preparing and extracting carotenoid from microbial thalli US 2012
Nanjun-Daswamy.,[131] Fermentation process to produce natural carotenoids and carotenoid-enriched feed products. US 2012
Bailey R et al.,[132] Production of carotenoid in oleaginous yeast and fungi US 2010