Bioprocessing Technologies in Biorefinery for Sustainable by Shang-Tian Yang, Hesham El-Ensashy, Nuttha Thongchul

By Shang-Tian Yang, Hesham El-Ensashy, Nuttha Thongchul

For researchers already conversant in biomass conversion applied sciences and for pros in different fields, reminiscent of agriculture, nutrients, and chemical industries, here's a entire evaluate of the rising biorefinery undefined. The book's content material has been with ease equipped in line with applied sciences (biomass feedstock and pretreatment, hydrolytic enzymes in biorefinery, and biofuels), with each one bankruptcy highlighting a tremendous biobased business product. For undergraduate and graduate scholars, the ebook is a radical advent to biorefinery applied sciences.

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2010). Rude et al. (2011) showed that terminal alkenes could be produced from fatty acids by E. coli expressing a P450 fatty acid decarboxylase from Jeotgalicoccus. A polyketide synthase present in Synechococcus sp. , 2011). , 2010). LS9 has been exploiting engineered E. , 2012). Isoprenoid pathways have also been exploited for the production of terpene-based biofuels. Wang et al. (2011) engineered E. coli to produce α-farnesene (a triterpene, C15H24) using a codon-optimized α-farnesene synthase and an exogenous mevalonate (MVA) pathway.

2002). , 2002). More recently, the isobutanol-producing pathway was successfully cloned into cellulose-utilizing C. , 2011). Five genes responsible for converting pyruvate to isobutanol were cloned and heterologously expressed in C. cellulolyticum. 6 g/L) and productivity because of the metabolic burden and imbalance of heterologous enzymes in the host. , 2005). The primary objective of such development is to engineer a heterologous cellulase system that enables growth and fermentation on pretreated lignocellulose.

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