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Title: Disruption of cell walls for enhanced lipid recovery

Abstract

Presented herein are methods of using cell wall degrading enzymes for recovery of internal lipid bodies from biomass sources such as algae. Also provided are algal cells that express at least one exogenous gene encoding a cell wall degrading enzyme and methods for recovering lipids from the cells.

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Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1174202
Patent Number(s):
8986977
Application Number:
13/731,578
Assignee:
Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C11 - ANIMAL OR VEGETABLE OILS, FATS, FATTY SUBSTANCES OR WAXES C11B - PRODUCING
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Dec 31
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Knoshaug, Eric P, Donohoe, Bryon S, Gerken, Henri, Laurens, Lieve, and Van Wychen, Stefanie Rose. Disruption of cell walls for enhanced lipid recovery. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Knoshaug, Eric P, Donohoe, Bryon S, Gerken, Henri, Laurens, Lieve, & Van Wychen, Stefanie Rose. Disruption of cell walls for enhanced lipid recovery. United States.
Knoshaug, Eric P, Donohoe, Bryon S, Gerken, Henri, Laurens, Lieve, and Van Wychen, Stefanie Rose. Tue . "Disruption of cell walls for enhanced lipid recovery". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1174202.
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