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  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    COMPARISON OF METHODOLOGIES USED TO DETERMINE AROMATIC LIGNIN UNIT RATIOS IN LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS

    Multiple analytical methods have been developed to determine the ratios of aromatic lignin units, particularly the syringyl/guaiacyl...

    Biomass, Plants, Chemicals, Chemical, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    ACCURATE DETERMINATION OF GENOTYPIC VARIANCE OF CELL WALL CHARACTERISTICS OF A POPULUS TRICHOCARPA PEDIGREE USING HIGH-THROUGHPUT PYROLYSIS-MOLECULAR BEAM MASS SPECTROMETRY

    Pyrolysis-molecular beam mass spectrometry analysis of a pedigree of Populus trichocarpa was performed to study the phenotypic plasticity...

    Plastics, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    PHYSIOLOGICAL AND TRANSCRIPTIONAL RESPONSE TO DROUGHT STRESS AMONG BIOENERGY GRASS MISCANTHUS SPECIES

    Miscanthus is a commercial lignocellulosic biomass crop owing to its high biomass productivity, resilience and photosynthetic capacity...

    Bioenergy, Physiology, Biomass, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    EFFLUENT SOLIDS RECIRCULATION TO MUNICIPAL SLUDGE DIGESTERS ENHANCES LONG-CHAIN FATTY ACIDS DEGRADATION CAPACITY

    Slow degradation kinetics of long-chain fatty acids and their accumulation in anaerobic digesters disrupt methanogenic activity and...

    Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    USING TECHNO-ECONOMIC MODELLING TO DETERMINE THE MINIMUM COST POSSIBLE FOR A MICROBIAL PALM OIL SUBSTITUTE

    Heterotrophic single-cell oils are one potential replacement to lipid-derived biofuels sourced from first-generation crops such as...

    Research, Oil, Biofuels, Biofuel
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    IRON INCORPORATION BOTH INTRA- AND EXTRA-CELLULARLY IMPROVES THE YIELD AND SACCHARIFICATION OF SWITCHGRASS BIOMASS

    Pretreatments are commonly used to facilitate the deconstruction of lignocellulosic biomass to its component sugars and aromatics....

    Cellular, Biomass, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    HIGH OIL ACCUMULATION IN TUBER OF YELLOW NUTSEDGE COMPARED TO PURPLE NUTSEDGE IS ASSOCIATED WITH MORE ABUNDANT EXPRESSION OF GENES INVOLVED IN FATTY ACID SYNTHESIS AND TRIACYLGLYCEROL STORAGE

    Yellow nutsedge is a unique plant species that can accumulate up to 35% oil of tuber dry weight, perhaps the highest level observed...

    Tissue, Plants, Genes, Oil, Gene, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    LIFE CYCLE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS OF ETHANOL PRODUCED VIA FERMENTATION OF SUGARS DERIVED FROM SHRUB WILLOW HOT WATER EXTRACTION IN THE NORTHEAST UNITED STATES

    The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has been on the rise for more than a century. Bioenergy crops are seen by the Intergovernmental...

    Gas, Bioenergy, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    STEM VACUOLE-TARGETTED SUCROSE ISOMERASE ENHANCES SUGAR CONTENT IN SORGHUM

    Sugar content is critically important in determining sugar crop productivity. However, improvement in sugar content has been stagnant...

    Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    INCREASED EXPRESSION OF FATTY ACID AND ABC TRANSPORTERS ENHANCES SEED OIL PRODUCTION IN CAMELINA

    Lipid transporters play an essential role in lipid delivery and distribution, but their influence on seed oil production in oilseed...

    Oil, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    TARGETING HYDROXYCINNAMOYL COA: SHIKIMATE HYDROXYCINNAMOYL TRANSFERASE FOR LIGNIN MODIFICATION IN BRACHYPODIUM DISTACHYON

    Hydroxycinnamoyl CoA: shikimate hydroxycinnamoyl transferase is a central enzyme of the so-called “esters” pathway to monolignols....

    Enzymes, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    COLORIMETRIC LPMO ASSAY WITH DIRECT IMPLICATION FOR CELLULOLYTIC ACTIVITY

    Lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases are important industrial enzymes known for their catalytic degradation of recalcitrant polymers...

    Enzymes, Industrial, Methodology
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    SYNTHESIS, ANTIBIOTIC STRUCTURE-ACTIVITY RELATIONSHIPS, AND CELLULOSE DISSOLUTION STUDIES OF NEW ROOM-TEMPERATURE IONIC LIQUIDS DERIVED FROM LIGNIN

    Ionic liquids are promising pretreatment solvents for lignocellulosic biomass, but are largely prepared from petroleum precursors....

    Antibiotics, Biomass, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    ACETATE AS SUBSTRATE FOR L-MALIC ACID PRODUCTION WITH ASPERGILLUS ORYZAE DSM 1863

    Microbial malic acid production is currently not able to compete economically with well-established chemical processes using fossil...

    Chemical, Chemicals, Biomass, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    IN SITU MEASUREMENTS OF OXIDATION-REDUCTION POTENTIAL AND HYDROGEN PEROXIDE CONCENTRATION AS TOOLS FOR REVEALING LPMO INACTIVATION DURING ENZYMATIC SACCHARIFICATION OF CELLULOSE

    Biochemical conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to simple sugars at commercial scale is hampered by the high cost of saccharifying...

    Enzymes, Biomass, Biochemical, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    OVEREXPRESSION OF VESICLE-ASSOCIATED MEMBRANE PROTEIN PTTVAP27-17 AS A TOOL TO IMPROVE BIOMASS PRODUCTION AND THE OVERALL SACCHARIFICATION YIELDS IN POPULUS TREES

    Bioconversion of wood into bioproducts and biofuels is hindered by the recalcitrance of woody raw material to bioprocesses such as...

    Chemical, Chemicals, Biofuel, Protein, Biofuels, Biomass, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    ASSESSING THE SWEET SORGHUM-BASED ETHANOL POTENTIAL ON SALINE-ALKALI LAND WITH DSSAT MODEL AND LCA APPROACH

    The key problem of non-grain energy plants' scale development is how to estimate the potential of GHG emission reduction accurately...

    Energy, Plants, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    COEXISTENCE OF THE ENTNER-DOUDOROFF AND EMBDEN-MEYERHOF-PARNAS PATHWAYS ENHANCES GLUCOSE CONSUMPTION OF ETHANOL-PRODUCING CORYNEBACTERIUM GLUTAMICUM

    It is interesting to modify sugar metabolic pathways to improve the productivity of biocatalysts that convert sugars to value-added...

    Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    CRISPRI SCREENS REVEAL GENES MODULATING YEAST GROWTH IN LIGNOCELLULOSE HYDROLYSATE

    Baker's yeast is a widely used eukaryotic cell factory, producing a diverse range of compounds including biofuels and fine chemicals....

    Biofuels, Genes, Biofuel, Gene, Chemicals, Chemical, Feedstocks, Research
  • By Biotechnology for Biofuels   -   Mar 8, 2021

    MITIGATION OF DELETERIOUS PHENOTYPES IN CHLOROPLAST-ENGINEERED PLANTS ACCUMULATING HIGH LEVELS OF FOREIGN PROTEINS

    The global demand for functional proteins is extensive, diverse, and constantly increasing. Medicine, agriculture, and industrial manufacturing...

    Protein, Plants, Medicine, Manufacturing, Engineering, Agriculture, Agricultural, Industrial, Research