Publication Number: 20120015414
Kind Code: A1
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Co-cultured Synechococcus and Shewanella Produce Hydrocarbons without Cellulosic Feedstock
Abstract: The present invention provides methods for the production of hydrocarbons, particularly alkanes and alkenes, using biosynthetic routes, as well as genes and enzymes involved therein.
Wackett, Lawrence P. (St. Paul, MN), Seffernick, Jennifer L. (Ft. Collins, CO), Frias, Janice A. (Minneapolis, MN), Sukovich, David J. (San Francisco, CA)
Application Number: 13/
Filed: April 13, 2011
Government Interests: STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT RIGHTS
 This work was supported in part by the Initiative for Renewable Energy and the Environment under Grant Number LG-B 13. The government may have certain rights in the invention.