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Title: Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate

Abstract

A recombinant Lactobacillus MONT4 is provided which has been genetically engineered with xylose isomerase and xylulokinase genes from Lactobacillus pentosus to impart to the Lactobacillus MONT4 the ability to ferment lignocellulosic biomass containing xylose to lactic acid. 4 figs.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Midwest Research Institute
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
672683
Patent Number(s):
5,798,237
Application Number:
PAN: 8-541,632
Assignee:
Midwest Research Inst., Kansas City, MI (United States) PTO; SCA: 090900; PA: EDB-98:117847; SN: 98002026874
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-83CH10093
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 25 Aug 1998
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS; GENETIC ENGINEERING; GENES; LACTOBACILLUS; FERMENTATION; XYLOSE; ISOMERASES; PHOSPHOTRANSFERASES; LACTIC ACID; LACTATES

Citation Formats

Picataggio, S.K., Zhang, M., Franden, M.A., McMillan, J.D., and Finkelstein, M. Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Picataggio, S.K., Zhang, M., Franden, M.A., McMillan, J.D., & Finkelstein, M. Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate. United States.
Picataggio, S.K., Zhang, M., Franden, M.A., McMillan, J.D., and Finkelstein, M. Tue . "Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate". United States.
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title = {Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate},
author = {Picataggio, S.K. and Zhang, M. and Franden, M.A. and McMillan, J.D. and Finkelstein, M.},
abstractNote = {A recombinant Lactobacillus MONT4 is provided which has been genetically engineered with xylose isomerase and xylulokinase genes from Lactobacillus pentosus to impart to the Lactobacillus MONT4 the ability to ferment lignocellulosic biomass containing xylose to lactic acid. 4 figs.},
doi = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1998},
month = {8}
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