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Title: Hybrid organic-inorganic system for producing biofuels

Abstract

The present invention provides for a system for converting CO.sub.2 and H.sub.2 to one or more biologically derived compounds. In some embodiments, the system comprises a host cell comprising one or more nucleic acids encoding genes for a recombinant surface display protein which is capable of tethering an electrocatalyst molecule, such as a cobalt(II) complex supported by tetradentate polypyridyl ligand 2-bis(2-pyridyl)(methoxy)methyl-6-pyridylpyridine (PY4), and enzymes for synthesizing a biologically derived compound, such as an alkane, alcohol, fatty acid, ester, or isoprenoid.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1397261
Patent Number(s):
9,777,300
Application Number:
14/273,371
Assignee:
The Regents of the University of California LBNL
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 May 08
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 09 BIOMASS FUELS

Citation Formats

Yeh, Yi-Chun, Singer, Steven W., Chhabra, Swapnil R., Beller, Harry R., and Mueller, Jana. Hybrid organic-inorganic system for producing biofuels. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Yeh, Yi-Chun, Singer, Steven W., Chhabra, Swapnil R., Beller, Harry R., & Mueller, Jana. Hybrid organic-inorganic system for producing biofuels. United States.
Yeh, Yi-Chun, Singer, Steven W., Chhabra, Swapnil R., Beller, Harry R., and Mueller, Jana. Tue . "Hybrid organic-inorganic system for producing biofuels". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1397261.
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