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Redesigning Escherichia coli Metabolism for Anaerobic Production of Isobutanol

Description:
This work demonstrates a general approach for designing and constructing a production host that uses a heterologous pathway as an obligately fermentative pathway to produce isobutanol.

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Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

8.4 The conversion processess includes adding specific enzymes to make simple sugars available.

8.5 Fermentation processess use specialized yeasts to create isobutanol.