Sunday, April 29, 2007
Production of microbial endo and exoglucanase enzymes within feedstock biomass to reduce the needs for external cellulases
· Biswas, G., C. Ransom and M. Sticklen. 2006. Expression of biologically active Acidothermus cellulolyticus endoglucanase in transgenic maize. Plant Sci. 171: 617-623.
· Oraby, H., B. Venkatesh, B. Dale, R. Ahmad, C. Ransom, J. Oehmke and M. Sticklen. 2006. Enhanced conversion of plant biomass into glucose using transgenic plant-produced endoglucanase for cellulosic ethanol. Transgenic Res. In press.
· Ransom, C., B. Venkatesh, G. Biswas, B. Dale, and M. Sticklen. 2006. Heterologous Acidothermus cellulolyticus 1, 4-β-endoglucanase E1 produced within the maize Biomass converts corn stover into glucose. Appl. Biochem. Biotechnol. In press.
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