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Improved Triacylglycerol Production in Acinetobacter baylyi ADP1 by Metabolic Engineering
BackgroundTriacylglycerols are used in various purposes including food applications, cosmetics, oleochemicals and biofuels. Currently the main sources for triacylglycerol are vegetable oils, andExpand
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Hydrogen production from glycerol using halophilic fermentative bacteria.
Glycerol-based hydrogen production by the halophilic bacteria Halanaerobium saccharolyticum subspecies saccharolyticum and senegalensis was studied as batch experiments. The main metabolites ofExpand
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Fermentative hydrogen production by Clostridium butyricum and Escherichia coli in pure and cocultures
Abstract The effect of coculture of Clostridium butyricum and Escherichia coli on hydrogen production was investigated. C. butyricum and E. coli were grown separately and together as batch cultures.Expand
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Bioconversion of crude glycerol from biodiesel production to hydrogen
Abstract This study evaluates the potential of bioconversion of crude glycerol, discharged from biodiesel production plant, to hydrogen (H 2 ) by an enriched microbial community. Microbial communityExpand
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Metabolic engineering of Acinetobacter baylyi ADP1 for removal of Clostridium butyricum growth inhibitors produced from lignocellulosic hydrolysates
BackgroundPretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass can produce inhibitory compounds that are harmful for microorganisms used in the production of biofuels and other chemicals from lignocellulosicExpand
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Engineering and Characterization of Bacterial Nanocellulose Films as Low Cost and Flexible Sensor Material.
Some bacterial strains such as Komagataeibacter xylinus are able to produce cellulose as an extracellular matrix. In comparison to wood-based cellulose, bacterial cellulose (BC) holds interestingExpand
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Improved bioconversion of crude glycerol to hydrogen by statistical optimization of media components
Bioconversion of crude glycerol to hydrogen has gained importance as it addresses both sustainable energy production and waste disposal issues. Until recently, statistical optimizations of crudeExpand
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Enhancing biohydrogen production of the alkalithermophile Thermobrachium celere
Abstract In this study the effect of different buffering agents, pH control and N2 sparging on biohydrogen production in Thermobrachium celere was investigated in batch cultivations. Among the testedExpand
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Inhibitory effects of substrate and soluble end products on biohydrogen production of the alkalithermophile Caloramator celer: Kinetic, metabolic and transcription analyses
Abstract In this study the tolerance of the alkalithermophile Caloramator celer towards substrate (glucose) and soluble end product (acetate, formate and ethanol) inhibition was assessed employingExpand
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[FeFe]-hydrogenase gene quantification and melting curve analysis from hydrogen-fermenting bioreactor samples
In this study, quantitative PCR (qPCR) was used to quantify [FeFe]-hydrogenases and subsequently melting curves were analyzed from hydrogen-fermenting, mixed-culture bioreactor samples. DenaturingExpand
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