Analysis of Clostridium beijerinckii NCIMB 8052's transcriptional response to ferulic acid and its application to enhance the strain tolerance.
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Biotechnology for biofuels, ISSN: 1754-6834, Vol: 8, Issue: 1, Page: 68
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- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology; Immunology and Microbiology; Energy; Environmental Science; SOLUBLE SPORE PROTEINS; BACILLUS-SUBTILIS; ESCHERICHIA-COLI; SOLVENT TOLERANCE; LACTOBACILLUS-PLANTARUM; PERFRINGENS SPORES; STRESS PROTECTANT; GENE-EXPRESSION; BUTANOL STRESS; FUEL ETHANOL
Plant-based cellulose presents the best source of renewable sugars for biofuel production. However, the lignin associated with plant cellulose presents a hurdle as hydrolysis of this component leads to the production of inhibitory compounds, such as ferulic acid.