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Title: Bacterial extracellular lignin peroxidase

Abstract

A newly discovered lignin peroxidase enzyme is provided. The enzyme is obtained from a bacterial source and is capable of degrading the lignin portion of lignocellulose in the presence of hydrogen peroxide. The enzyme is extracellular, oxidative, inducible by lignin, larch wood xylan, or related substrates and capable of attacking certain lignin substructure chemical bonds that are not degradable by fungal lignin peroxidases.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. (Moscow, ID)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
University of Idaho
OSTI Identifier:
868730
Patent Number(s):
5200338
Assignee:
Idaho Research Foundation, Incorporation (Moscow, ID) IDO
DOE Contract Number:  
FG07-86ER13586
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
bacterial; extracellular; lignin; peroxidase; newly; discovered; enzyme; provided; obtained; source; capable; degrading; portion; lignocellulose; presence; hydrogen; peroxide; oxidative; inducible; larch; wood; xylan; related; substrates; attacking; substructure; chemical; bonds; degradable; fungal; peroxidases; chemical bond; newly discovered; hydrogen peroxide; lignin peroxidase; extracellular lignin; bacterial extracellular; /435/

Citation Formats

Crawford, Donald L., and Ramachandra, Muralidhara. Bacterial extracellular lignin peroxidase. United States: N. p., 1993. Web.
Crawford, Donald L., & Ramachandra, Muralidhara. Bacterial extracellular lignin peroxidase. United States.
Crawford, Donald L., and Ramachandra, Muralidhara. Fri . "Bacterial extracellular lignin peroxidase". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/868730.
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title = {Bacterial extracellular lignin peroxidase},
author = {Crawford, Donald L. and Ramachandra, Muralidhara},
abstractNote = {A newly discovered lignin peroxidase enzyme is provided. The enzyme is obtained from a bacterial source and is capable of degrading the lignin portion of lignocellulose in the presence of hydrogen peroxide. The enzyme is extracellular, oxidative, inducible by lignin, larch wood xylan, or related substrates and capable of attacking certain lignin substructure chemical bonds that are not degradable by fungal lignin peroxidases.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1993},
month = {1}
}

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