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Title: Host cells and methods for production of isobutanol


Provided herein are recombinant yeast host cells and methods for their use for production of isobutanol. Yeast host cells provided comprise an isobutanol biosynthetic pathway and at least one of reduced or eliminated aldehyde dehydrogenase activity, reduced or eliminated acetolactate reductase activity; or a heterologous polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide having ketol-acid reductoisomerase activity.

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Butamax Advanced Biofuels LLC, Wilmington, DE (United States)
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Patent File Date: 2013 Mar 15
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Anthony, Larry Cameron, He, Hongxian, Huang, Lixuan Lisa, Okeefe, Daniel P., Kruckeberg, Arthur Leo, Li, Yougen, Maggio-Hall, Lori Ann, McElvain, Jessica, Nelson, Mark J., Patnaik, Ranjan, and Rothman, Steven Cary. Host cells and methods for production of isobutanol. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Anthony, Larry Cameron, He, Hongxian, Huang, Lixuan Lisa, Okeefe, Daniel P., Kruckeberg, Arthur Leo, Li, Yougen, Maggio-Hall, Lori Ann, McElvain, Jessica, Nelson, Mark J., Patnaik, Ranjan, & Rothman, Steven Cary. Host cells and methods for production of isobutanol. United States.
Anthony, Larry Cameron, He, Hongxian, Huang, Lixuan Lisa, Okeefe, Daniel P., Kruckeberg, Arthur Leo, Li, Yougen, Maggio-Hall, Lori Ann, McElvain, Jessica, Nelson, Mark J., Patnaik, Ranjan, and Rothman, Steven Cary. Tue . "Host cells and methods for production of isobutanol". United States.
title = {Host cells and methods for production of isobutanol},
author = {Anthony, Larry Cameron and He, Hongxian and Huang, Lixuan Lisa and Okeefe, Daniel P. and Kruckeberg, Arthur Leo and Li, Yougen and Maggio-Hall, Lori Ann and McElvain, Jessica and Nelson, Mark J. and Patnaik, Ranjan and Rothman, Steven Cary},
abstractNote = {Provided herein are recombinant yeast host cells and methods for their use for production of isobutanol. Yeast host cells provided comprise an isobutanol biosynthetic pathway and at least one of reduced or eliminated aldehyde dehydrogenase activity, reduced or eliminated acetolactate reductase activity; or a heterologous polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide having ketol-acid reductoisomerase activity.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2016},
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