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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Specialist publication||Industrial Bioprocessing|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 1 2005|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Chemical Engineering(all)
- Organic Chemistry