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Title: Unlocking the photobiological conversion of CO2 to (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate in cyanobacteria


Mitigation of a bottleneck significantly improved ( R )-3HB productivity, and metabolic flux analysis delineated dramatic metabolic flux changes in cyanobacterium Synechocystis .

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  1. Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ (United States); National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
  2. National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
  3. Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ (United States)
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National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
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USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
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OSTI ID: 1460895
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Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9262; GRCHFJ
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Journal Name:
Green Chemistry
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 20; Journal Issue: 16; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9262
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
09 BIOMASS FUELS; polyhydroxyalkanoates; biodegradability; biocompatibility; sustainability; plastics

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Wang, Bo, Xiong, Wei, Yu, Jianping, Maness, Pin -Ching, and Meldrum, Deirdre R. Unlocking the photobiological conversion of CO2 to (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate in cyanobacteria. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1039/C8GC01208C.
Wang, Bo, Xiong, Wei, Yu, Jianping, Maness, Pin -Ching, & Meldrum, Deirdre R. Unlocking the photobiological conversion of CO2 to (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate in cyanobacteria. United States.
Wang, Bo, Xiong, Wei, Yu, Jianping, Maness, Pin -Ching, and Meldrum, Deirdre R. Mon . "Unlocking the photobiological conversion of CO2 to (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate in cyanobacteria". United States.
title = {Unlocking the photobiological conversion of CO2 to (R)-3-hydroxybutyrate in cyanobacteria},
author = {Wang, Bo and Xiong, Wei and Yu, Jianping and Maness, Pin -Ching and Meldrum, Deirdre R.},
abstractNote = {Mitigation of a bottleneck significantly improved ( R )-3HB productivity, and metabolic flux analysis delineated dramatic metabolic flux changes in cyanobacterium Synechocystis .},
doi = {10.1039/C8GC01208C},
journal = {Green Chemistry},
number = 16,
volume = 20,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {7}

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