News tagged with ethanol

New approach to boosting yeast's ethanol yields

Yeast are commonly used to transform corn and other plant materials into biofuels such as ethanol. However, large concentrations of ethanol can be toxic to yeast, which has limited the production capacity of many yeast strains ...

dateOct 02, 2014 in Biotechnology
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A tipping point for lignin

( —Led by Art Ragauskas, the newly appointed Oak Ridge National Laboratory-University of Tennessee Governor's Chair in Biorefining, a multi-institutional team of researchers offers a new view of an organic polymer ...

dateMay 19, 2014 in Biotechnology
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