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ACCEPTABILITY OF GENETICALLY ENGINEERED ALGAE BIOFUELS IN EUROPE: OPINIONS OF EXPERTS AND STAKEHOLDERS

The development of alternative pathways for sustainable fuel production is a crucial task for politics, industry and research, since...

RATIONAL ENGINEERING OF THE TRICHODERMA REESEI RUT-C30 STRAIN INTO AN INDUSTRIALLY RELEVANT PLATFORM FOR CELLULASE PRODUCTION

The path for the development of hypersecreting strains of Trichoderma reesei capable of producing industrially relevant enzyme titers...

 
 
 

ENHANCED BIOHYDROGEN PRODUCTION FROM COTTON STALK HYDROLYSATE OF ENTEROBACTER CLOACAE WL1318 BY OVEREXPRESSION OF THE FORMATE HYDROGEN LYASE ACTIVATOR GENE

Biohydrogen production from lignocellulose has become an important hydrogen production method due to its diversity, renewability, and...

METABOLIC ENGINEERING OF A FAST-GROWING CYANOBACTERIUM SYNECHOCOCCUS ELONGATUS PCC 11801 FOR PHOTOAUTOTROPHIC PRODUCTION OF SUCCINIC ACID

Cyanobacteria, a group of photosynthetic prokaryotes, are being increasingly explored for direct conversion of carbon dioxide to useful...

 
 
 

DECIPHERING THE TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATORY NETWORKS THAT CONTROL SIZE, COLOR, AND OIL CONTENT IN BRASSICA RAPA SEEDS

Brassica rapa is an important oilseed and vegetable crop species and is the A subgenome donor of two important oilseed Brassica crops,...

EFFECTS OF VARIOUS INHIBITORY SUBSTANCES AND IMMOBILIZATION ON ETHANOL PRODUCTION EFFICIENCY OF A THERMOTOLERANT PICHIA KUDRIAVZEVII

Although bioethanol production has been gaining worldwide attention as an alternative to fossil fuel, ethanol productivities and yields...

 
 
 

BIOSYNTHESIS OF ACETYLACETONE INSPIRED BY ITS BIODEGRADATION

Acetylacetone is a commercially bulk chemical with diverse applications. However, the traditional manufacturing methods suffer from...

OVEREXPRESSION OF AN ENDOGENOUS TYPE 2 DIACYLGLYCEROL ACYLTRANSFERASE IN THE MARINE DIATOM PHAEODACTYLUM TRICORNUTUM ENHANCES LIPID PRODUCTION AND OMEGA-3 LONG-CHAIN POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACID CONTENT

Oleaginous microalgae represent a valuable resource for the production of high-value molecules. Considering the importance of omega-3...

 
 
 

HYDROPHOBIC PORE SPACE CONSTITUTED IN MACROPOROUS ZIF-8 FOR LIPASE IMMOBILIZATION GREATLY IMPROVING LIPASE CATALYTIC PERFORMANCE IN BIODIESEL PREPARATION

During lipase-mediated biodiesel production, by-product glycerol adsorbing on immobilized lipase is a common trouble that hinders enzymatic...

REPEATED BATCHES AS A STRATEGY FOR HIGH 2G ETHANOL PRODUCTION FROM UNDETOXIFIED HEMICELLULOSE HYDROLYSATE USING IMMOBILIZED CELLS OF RECOMBINANT SACCHAROMYCES CEREVISIAE IN A FIXED-BED REACTOR

The search for sustainable energy sources has become a worldwide issue, making the development of efficient biofuel production processes...

 
 
 

RRNPP-TYPE QUORUM-SENSING SYSTEMS REGULATE SOLVENT FORMATION, SPORULATION AND CELL MOTILITY IN CLOSTRIDIUM SACCHAROPERBUTYLACETONICUM

Clostridium saccharoperbutylacetonicum N1-4 is a strictly anaerobic, spore-forming Gram-positive bacterium capable of hyper-butanol...

MICROBIAL COMMUNITY DYNAMICS IN MESOPHILIC AND THERMOPHILIC BATCH REACTORS UNDER METHANOGENIC, PHENYL ACID-FORMING CONDITIONS

Proteinaceous wastes exhibit high theoretical methane yields and their residues are considered valuable fertilisers. The routine anaerobic...

 
 
 

CONSTRUCTION AND ANALYSIS OF AN ARTIFICIAL CONSORTIUM BASED ON THE FAST-GROWING CYANOBACTERIUM SYNECHOCOCCUS ELONGATUS UTEX 2973 TO PRODUCE THE PLATFORM CHEMICAL 3-HYDROXYPROPIONIC ACID FROM CO2

Cyanobacterial carbohydrates, such as sucrose, have been considered as potential renewable feedstock to support the production of fuels...

ACYL-LIPID DESATURASES AND VIPP1 COOPERATE IN CYANOBACTERIA TO PRODUCE NOVEL OMEGA-3 PUFA-CONTAINING GLYCOLIPIDS

Dietary omega-3 , long chain , polyunsaturated fatty acids derived largely from marine animal sources protect against inflammatory...

 
 
 

IMPROVEMENT OF SABINENE TOLERANCE OF ESCHERICHIA COLI USING ADAPTIVE LABORATORY EVOLUTION AND OMICS TECHNOLOGIES

Biosynthesis of sabinene, a bicyclic monoterpene, has been accomplished in engineered microorganisms by introducing heterologous pathways...

ENHANCED RHAMNOLIPIDS PRODUCTION USING A NOVEL BIOREACTOR SYSTEM BASED ON INTEGRATED FOAM-CONTROL AND REPEATED FED-BATCH FERMENTATION STRATEGY

Rhamnolipids are the best known microbial-derived biosurfactants, which has attracted great interest as potential ‘‘green” alternative...

 
 
 

IMPROVED LIPID PRODUCTIVITY IN NANNOCHLOROPSIS GADITANA IN NITROGEN-REPLETE CONDITIONS BY SELECTION OF PALE GREEN MUTANTS

Nannochloropsis gaditana is a photosynthetic unicellular microalgae considered one of the most interesting marine algae to produce...

HIGH-SOLIDS ENZYMATIC HYDROLYSIS OF BALL-MILLED CORN STOVER WITH REDUCED SLURRY VISCOSITY AND IMPROVED SUGAR YIELDS

High-solids enzymatic hydrolysis has attracted increasing attentions for the production of bioethanol from lignocellulosic biomass...

 
 
 

FROM EAT TO TREAT: ENGINEERING THE MITOCHONDRIAL EAT1 ENZYME FOR ENHANCED ETHYL ACETATE PRODUCTION IN ESCHERICHIA COLI

Genetic engineering of microorganisms has become a common practice to establish microbial cell factories for a wide range of compounds....

NOVEL INSIGHTS INTO SALINITY-INDUCED LIPOGENESIS AND CAROTENOGENESIS IN THE OLEAGINOUS ASTAXANTHIN-PRODUCING ALGA CHROMOCHLORIS ZOFINGIENSIS: A MULTI-OMICS STUDY

Chromochloris zofingiensis, a freshwater alga capable of synthesizing both triacylglycerol and astaxanthin, has been receiving increasing...

 
 
 



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 ...

AbCellera Raises $105M to Advance Antibody Discovery Operations

AbCellera Raises $105M to Advance Antibody Discovery Operations

Most of the best-selling drugs worldwide today are antibodies, and in the three decades-plus since the first such drug was approved, makers of such treatments have begun... Read more ...

New webinars: Simple Signaling Reporter Assays & Reducing Attrition From...

New webinars: Simple Signaling Reporter Assays & Reducing Attrition From Drug-induced Liver Injury

Xconomy Insight is excited to offer two special webinars to our community this June. Sponsored by Eurofins, registration is free to all. Screening Approaches for Reducing... Read more ...

Gilead Gains Foothold in Solid Tumors With $375M, 10-Year Arcus Bio Pact

Gilead Gains Foothold in Solid Tumors With $375M, 10-Year Arcus Bio Pact

With the year's biggest oncology conference days away, Gilead Sciences is signaling now what its cancer immunotherapy pipeline could look like in the years to come. The drug... Read more ...

Unanswered Questions Drive Convalescent Plasma Research

Unanswered Questions Drive Convalescent Plasma Research

On Saturday, March 14, in southwest Wisconsin, a woman was working in her yard, raking and clearing the first spring weeds. She coughed a bit during the day, and felt some... Read more ...

Merck Outlines COVID-19 Ambitions With Buyout Deal, Collaborations

Merck Outlines COVID-19 Ambitions With Buyout Deal, Collaborations

Merck exited the holiday weekend with some fireworks of its own, announcing three major programs on Tuesday all related to investments in finding ways to treat and prevent... Read more ...

Insitro Adds $143M to Fuel Machine Learning-Driven Drug Development

Insitro Adds $143M to Fuel Machine Learning-Driven Drug Development

A stem cell biologist, a gene editing expert, and a data engineer walk into a room...and that's just a few of the people Daphne Koller has recruited in the past two years to... Read more ...

Site of LUX-ZEPLIN Dark Matter Search Project Carefully Ramps Up Science Work

Site of LUX-ZEPLIN Dark Matter Search Project Carefully Ramps Up Science Work

A photomultiplier tube array that is part of the LUX-ZEPLIN experiment at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, South Dakota. The photomultiplier tubes are... Read more ...

Viacyte Adds $27M to Move Ahead Trio of Stem Cell Diabetes Treatments

Viacyte Adds $27M to Move Ahead Trio of Stem Cell Diabetes Treatments

Privately held biotech ViaCyte has banked $27 million, the majority an installment of cash from a tranched $80 million Series D financing round it closed in late 2018. The... Read more ...

COVID-19 Sparks New Opportunities for Digital Health Companies

COVID-19 Sparks New Opportunities for Digital Health Companies

Clinicians and regulators are rethinking how healthcare is provided amid precautions prompted by COVID-19. In-person physician visits don't fit within the physical distancing... Read more ...

Calibration and Validation in the Life Sciences Industry

Calibration and Validation are critical regulatory requirements of the Life Sciences Industry. If you are looking for Calibration Services, Calibrated Equipment Rentals, or... Read more ...