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Genetic Alteration of Zymomonas Mobilis for Ethanol Production

  • Mary L. Skotnicki
  • K. J. Lee
  • D. E. Tribe
  • P. L. Rogers
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Abstract

Recent interest in ethanol as a potential fuel or fuel supplement has stimulated research into various aspects of the fermentation process. Techniques such as continuous fermentation, vacuum distillation and methods for cell recycle have been investigated (6,10,11), but another important area being studied is that of strain selection and improvement for maximum productivity.

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Ethanol Production Ethanol Yield Ethanol Fermentation Glucose Medium Zymomonas Mobilis 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary L. Skotnicki
    • 1
  • K. J. Lee
    • 1
  • D. E. Tribe
    • 1
  • P. L. Rogers
    • 1
  1. 1.School of BiotechnologyUniversity of New South WalesKensingtonAustralia

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