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Title: Engineering microorganisms to increase ethanol production by metabolic redirection

The present invention provides for the manipulation of carbon flux in a recombinant host cell to increase the formation of desirable products. The invention relates to cellulose-digesting organisms that have been genetically modified to allow the production of ethanol at a high yield by redirecting carbon flux at key steps of central metabolism.
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OSTI Identifier:
Enchi Corporation GFO
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Contract Number:
FC36-07GO17057; POS2-06ER64304
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Sep 28
Research Org:
Enchi Corporation, Wellesley Hills, MA (United States)
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Country of Publication:
United States

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