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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.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [4];  [5]
  1. (Golden, CO)
  2. (Lakewood, CO)
  3. (Littleton, CO)
  4. (Boulder, CO)
  5. (Fort Collins, CO)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Midwest Research Institute
OSTI Identifier:
871796
Patent Number(s):
5798237
Assignee:
Midwest Research Institute (Kansas City, MI) NREL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-83CH10093
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
recombinant; lactobacillus; fermentation; xylose; lactic; acid; lactate; mont4; provided; genetically; engineered; isomerase; xylulokinase; genes; pentosus; impart; ability; ferment; lignocellulosic; biomass; containing; xylose isomerase; lactic acid; lignocellulosic biomass; genetically engineered; recombinant lactobacillus; /435/

Citation Formats

Picataggio, Stephen K., Zhang, Min, Franden, Mary Ann, Mc Millan, James D., and Finkelstein, Mark. Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Picataggio, Stephen K., Zhang, Min, Franden, Mary Ann, Mc Millan, James D., & Finkelstein, Mark. Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate. United States.
Picataggio, Stephen K., Zhang, Min, Franden, Mary Ann, Mc Millan, James D., and Finkelstein, Mark. Thu . "Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/871796.
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title = {Recombinant lactobacillus for fermentation of xylose to lactic acid and lactate},
author = {Picataggio, Stephen K. and Zhang, Min and Franden, Mary Ann and Mc Millan, James D. and Finkelstein, Mark},
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.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1998},
month = {1}
}

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