Biotechnology for Biofuel Production and Optimization by Carrie A Eckert, Cong T Trinh

By Carrie A Eckert, Cong T Trinh

Biotechnology for Biofuel construction and Optimization is the compilation of present examine findings that conceal the whole strategy of biofuels creation from manipulation of genes and pathways to organisms and renewable feedstocks for effective biofuel construction in addition to various cultivation thoughts and strategy scale-up issues. This e-book captures contemporary breakthroughs within the interdisciplinary components of structures and artificial biology, metabolic engineering, and bioprocess engineering for renewable, purifier resources of strength.

  • Describes state of the art engineering of metabolic pathways for the creation of a number of gas molecules
  • Discusses fresh advances in man made biology and metabolic engineering for rational layout, development, review of novel pathways and cellphone chassis
  • Covers genome engineering applied sciences to handle advanced biofuel-tolerant phenotypes for better biofuel creation in engineered chassis
  • Presents using novel microorganisms and multiplied substrate usage options for creation of specific gasoline molecules
  • Explores biohybrid equipment for harvesting bioenergy
  • Discusses bioreactor layout and optimization of scale-up

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