3-Hydroxypropionic acid from glycerol

Patrick F. Suthers, Paulanne Chelf

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Abstract

Researchers transformed an Escherichia coli strain so that it expresses the dhaB gene from Klebsiella pheumoniae encoding a glycerol dehydratase and a gene for an aldehyde dehydrogenase, such as ALD4 from Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast. The yeast enzyme performedf better than others tested from E. coli and humans.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages3-4
Number of pages2
Volume27
No.3
Specialist publicationIndustrial Bioprocessing
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2005

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Organic Chemistry

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