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METHODS FOR MITIGATING THE INHIBITORY EFFECTS OF LIGNIN AND SOLUBLE PHENOLICS FOR ENZYMATIC CONVERSION OF CELLULOSE

United States Patent Application

20180023107
A1
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Disclosed herein are methods for improving ethanol production from biomass sources by blocking cellulose from binding to lignin.
Ladisch, Michael Ralph (West Lafayette, IN), Kim, Young Mi (Woodbury, MN)
Purdue Research Foundation (West Lafayette IN)
15/ 541,531
December 18, 2015
STATEMENT GOVERNMENT INTEREST [0002] This invention was made with government support under DE-AC36-99G010337; DOE DE-FG02-06ER06-03; GO12O26-174; DEFG02-06ER64301; and GO18103 awarded by the Department of Energy, and 10677 10646 awarded by the United States Department of Agriculture. The government has certain rights in the invention.