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INCREASING LIPID YIELD IN YARROWIA LIPOLYTICA THROUGH PHOSPHOKETOLASE AND PHOSPHOTRANSACETYLASE EXPRESSION IN A PHOSPHOFRUCTOKINASE DELETION STRAIN

Lipids are important precursors in the biofuel and oleochemical industries. Yarrowia lipolytica is among the most extensively studied...

A NOVEL NANOEMULSION-BASED MICROALGAL GROWTH MEDIUM FOR ENHANCED BIOMASS PRODUCTION

Microalgae are well-established feedstocks for applications ranging from biofuels to valuable pigments and therapeutic proteins. However,...

 
 
 

CONSOLIDATED BIOPROCESSING OF LIGNOCELLULOSE FOR PRODUCTION OF GLUCARIC ACID BY AN ARTIFICIAL MICROBIAL CONSORTIUM

The biomanufacturing of d-glucaric acid has attracted increasing interest because it is one of the top value-added chemicals produced...

ZYMOMONAS DIVERSITY AND POTENTIAL FOR BIOFUEL PRODUCTION

Zymomonas mobilis is an aerotolerant α-proteobacterium, which has been genetically engineered for industrial purposes for decades....

 
 
 

EXPERIMENTAL AND THEORETICAL INSIGHTS INTO THE EFFECTS OF PH ON CATALYSIS OF BOND-CLEAVAGE BY THE LIGNIN PEROXIDASE ISOZYME H8 FROM PHANEROCHAETE CHRYSOSPORIUM

Lignin peroxidases catalyze a variety of reactions, resulting in cleavage of both β-O-4′ ether bonds and C-C bonds in lignin, both...

OVER-EXPRESSION OF AN ELECTRON TRANSPORT PROTEIN OMCS PROVIDES SUFFICIENT NADH FOR D-LACTATE PRODUCTION IN CYANOBACTERIUM

An efficient supply of reducing equivalent is essential for chemicals production by engineered microbes. In phototrophic microbes,...

 
 
 

EFFECT OF SOLID LOADING ON THE BEHAVIOUR OF PECTIN-DEGRADING ENZYMES

Pectin plays a role in the recalcitrance of plant biomass by affecting the accessibility of other cell wall components to enzymatic...

AUTO-CLASSIFICATION OF BIOMASS THROUGH CHARACTERIZATION OF THEIR PYROLYSIS BEHAVIORS USING THERMOGRAVIMETRIC ANALYSIS WITH SUPPORT VECTOR MACHINE ALGORITHM: CASE STUDY FOR TOBACCO

During the biomass-to-bio-oil conversion process, many studies focus on studying the association between biomass and bio-products using...

 
 
 

INVESTIGATING THE EFFECTS OF SUBSTRATE MORPHOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL CONDITIONS ON THE ENZYMATIC HYDROLYSIS OF LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS THROUGH MODELING

Understanding how the digestibility of lignocellulosic biomass is affected by its morphology is essential to design efficient processes...

MASS TRANSFER AND FLOW CHARACTERIZATION OF NOVEL ALGAE-BASED NUTRIENT REMOVAL SYSTEM

Recirculating aquaculture systems are an essential component of sustainable inland seafood production. Still, nutrient removal from...

 
 
 

THE CHARACTERISTICS OF INSOLUBLE SOFTWOOD SUBSTRATES AFFECT FUNGAL MORPHOLOGY, SECRETOME COMPOSITION, AND HYDROLYTIC EFFICIENCY OF ENZYMES PRODUCED BY TRICHODERMA REESEI

On-site enzyme production using Trichoderma reesei can improve yields and lower the overall cost of lignocellulose saccharification...

RECENT ADVANCES IN THE VALORIZATION OF PLANT BIOMASS

Plant biomass is a highly abundant renewable resource that can be converted into several types of high-value-added products, including...

 
 
 

FURTHER ENGINEERING OF R. TORULOIDES FOR THE PRODUCTION OF TERPENES FROM LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS

Mitigation of climate change requires that new routes for the production of fuels and chemicals be as oil-independent as possible....

ATP AND NADPH ENGINEERING OF ESCHERICHIA COLI TO IMPROVE THE PRODUCTION OF 4-HYDROXYPHENYLACETIC ACID USING CRISPRI

4-Hydroxyphenylacetic acid is an important raw material for the synthesis of drugs, pesticides and biochemicals. Microbial biotechnology...

 
 
 

DIFFERENTIAL EXPRESSION OF STARCH AND SUCROSE METABOLIC GENES LINKED TO VARYING BIOMASS YIELD IN MISCANTHUS HYBRIDS

Miscanthus is a commercial lignocellulosic biomass crop owing to its high biomass productivity and low chemical input requirements....

MOLECULAR MECHANISM UNDERLYING THE EFFECT OF MALEIC HYDRAZIDE TREATMENT ON STARCH ACCUMULATION IN S. POLYRRHIZA 7498 FRONDS

Duckweed is considered a promising feedstock for bioethanol production due to its high biomass and starch production. The starch content...

 
 
 

MULTI-OMICS ANALYSIS PROVIDES INSIGHTS INTO LIGNOCELLULOSIC BIOMASS DEGRADATION BY LAETIPORUS SULPHUREUS ATCC 52600

Wood-decay basidiomycetes are effective for the degradation of highly lignified and recalcitrant plant substrates. The degradation...

ALIPHATIC EXTRACTIVE EFFECTS ON ACETIC ACID CATALYSIS OF TYPICAL AGRICULTURAL RESIDUES TO XYLO-OLIGOSACCHARIDE AND ENZYMATIC HYDROLYZABILITY OF CELLULOSE

Xylo-oligosaccharide is the spotlight of functional sugar that improves the economic benefits of lignocellulose biorefinery. Acetic...

 
 
 

RHODOSPORIDIUM SP. DR37: A NOVEL STRAIN FOR PRODUCTION OF SQUALENE IN OPTIMIZED CULTIVATION CONDITIONS

Rhodosporidium strain, a well-known oleaginous yeast, has been widely used as a platform for lipid and carotenoid production. However,...

TRANSCRIPTOME ANALYSIS REVEALED THE REGULATION OF GIBBERELLIN AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF PHOTOSYNTHETIC SYSTEM PROMOTE RAPID SEED GERMINATION AND EARLY GROWTH OF SEEDLING IN PEARL MILLET

Seed germination is the most important stage for the formation of a new plant. This process starts when the dry seed begins to absorb...

 
 
 



World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Susan Bukata, MD, Named Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Bukata is only the fourth woman in the U.S. to lead a health system's orthopedic surgery department. Read more ...

A trait of the rare few whose bodies naturally control HIV: 'trained' immune...

Scientists have discover that 'elite controllers' have myeloid dendritic cells that display characteristics of trained innate immune cells. Read more ...

How mitochondria make the cut

With the help of their custom-built super-resolution microscope, biophysicists have discovered where and why mitochondria divide, putting to rest controversy about the... Read more ...

Sustained delivery of MMP-9 siRNA via thermosensitive hydrogel accelerates...

Excessive expression of matrix metalloproteinase 9 impedes healing of diabetic chronic wounds, thus wound dressing that could effectively inhibit the expression of MMP-9 offers... Read more ...

The unpredictable carbon nanotube biocorona and a functionalization method...

The intrinsic physicochemical properties of carbon nanotubes make them unique tools in nanotechnology. Their elemental composition, resilience, thermal properties, and surface... Read more ...

Enhancement of doxorubicin anti-cancer activity by vascular targeting using...

Gold nanospheres tagged with peptides containing isoDGR , an αvβ3 integrin binding motif, represent efficient carriers for delivering pro-inflammatory cytokines to the tumor... Read more ...

Immune response induced by oral administration with a Saccharomyces...

The global pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 highlights the need to develop safe and effective vaccines with a top... Read more ...

Thin, Large-Area Device Converts Infrared Light into Images

An infrared imager developed by UC San Diego engineers could be used to see through smog and fog; easily locate blood vessels on a patient; and see through silicon wafers to... Read more ...

Blanks for the Memory

UC San Diego researchers report that one kind of perceptual learning can occur in memory-impaired persons who do not actually remember what they learned. Read more ...

Wishbone Day Raises Awareness of Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Today, May 6th, is Wishbone Day , to raise awareness about osteogenesis imperfecta . Also known as “brittle bone disease,” OI is a consequence of mutations that disrupt the... Read more ...