*  global Archives - Science and Technology Research News
... defined a novel strategy for microbial aromatic polyesters production fused with synthetic biology from renewable biomass. The ...
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*  Beyond Biofuels: Berkeley Lab Facility a Catalyst for Broader Bio-based Economy - Science and Technology Research News
One of the "Top Value Added Chemicals from Biomass" identified in a 2004 report, glucaric acid is most commonly found in ... The process of fermentation, in which microorganisms metabolize organic matter, is often a requisite step in converting biomass ...
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*  Facilitating processing of biomass - Science and Technology Research News
The biomass is typically pretreated in a very alkaline environment. However, natural enzymes develop their maximum activity in ... When producing synthetics, intermediate chemical products or biofuels from biomass, hemicellulose, a large polysaccharide ... work on altering the enzyme in a way that allows efficient biomass decomposition even in high pH environments can begin. ... The results provide the key to improving large-scale technical processing of biomass. ...
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