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Title: Microbial production of wax esters from highly branched alkanes

Abstract

A microbial culture and method for producing wax esters using highly branched alkanes. In accordance with one embodiment, the highly branched alkane is squalane.

Inventors:
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Research Org.:
National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), Pittsburgh, PA, Morgantown, WV (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1175227
Patent Number(s):
6849433
Application Number:
10/354,135
Assignee:
Gas Technology Institute (Des Plaines, IL)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10S - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
C - CHEMISTRY C12 - BIOCHEMISTRY C12P - FERMENTATION OR ENZYME-USING PROCESSES TO SYNTHESISE A DESIRED CHEMICAL COMPOUND OR COMPOSITION OR TO SEPARATE OPTICAL ISOMERS FROM A RACEMIC MIXTURE {
DOE Contract Number:  
AC26-99BC15223
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Bogan, William W., Sullivan, Wendy R., and Paterek, James R. Microbial production of wax esters from highly branched alkanes. United States: N. p., 2005. Web.
Bogan, William W., Sullivan, Wendy R., & Paterek, James R. Microbial production of wax esters from highly branched alkanes. United States.
Bogan, William W., Sullivan, Wendy R., and Paterek, James R. Tue . "Microbial production of wax esters from highly branched alkanes". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1175227.
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place = {United States},
year = {2005},
month = {2}
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