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Title: Microbial engineering for the production of fatty acids and fatty acid derivatives

Some aspects of this invention relate to methods useful for the conversion of a carbon source to a biofuel or biofuel precursor using engineered microbes. Some aspects of this invention relate to the discovery of a key regulator of lipid metabolism in microbes. Some aspects of this invention relate to engineered microbes for biofuel or biofuel precursor production.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1136742
Report Number(s):
8,765,404
13/039,227
DOE Contract Number:
FC36-07GO17058
Resource Type:
Patent
Research Org:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (USA)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS; 60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES