Navigation Links
AgriLife Research gets grant to crack biofuel production waste issue
Date:1/10/2013

d lignin.

"The conversion will allow more complete use of carbon in biomass and result in the mitigation of more than 20 million tons of carbon dioxide," Yuan said. "It will also provide another major type of feedstock for biodiesel production, potentially contributing about 10 percent of the total advanced biofuel production.

"The lignin-to-fuel platform would also simplify waste treatment and make refineries more profitable."

The researchers do not have a prediction for when the research will yield marketable results, but Yuan envisions a time when refineries will be able to purchase the newly developed microbes to degrade lignin into a substance usable for fuel production.


'/>"/>

Contact: Kathleen Phillips
ka-phillips@tamu.edu
979-845-2872
Texas A&M AgriLife Communications
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Native orchid protection and conservation subject of new AgriLife Research study
2. BP Biofuels, Texas AgriLife Research sign agreement to advance biofuel feedstock development
3. Researchers identify a new gene with a key role in obesity and diabetes
4. GW researchers find variation in foot strike patterns in predominantly barefoot runners
5. After decades of research, scientists unlock how insulin interacts with cells
6. Mathematics and weather and climate research
7. KAIST and Saudi Aramco agreed to establish a joint CO2 research center in Korea
8. Stem cell materials could boost research into key diseases
9. Surprising teaching tool in K-12 science education -- Zebrafish research
10. F1000Research, the first Open Science publisher, launches following a successful beta testing phase
11. UI researcher learns mechanism of hearing is similar to car battery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
AgriLife Research gets grant to crack biofuel production waste issue
(Date:9/23/2014)... consequences of removing infant chimpanzees from their mothers are ... of this type of early life experience. In a ... chimpanzees and concluded that those who were removed from ... as pets or performers are likely to show behavioral ... project, published today in the open-access journal PeerJ ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... New Haven, Conn. Yale University researchers are studying ... pulmonary fibrosis, a respiratory disease in which scars develop ... treatment uses a microRNA mimic, miR-29, which is delivered ... only blocked pulmonary fibrosis, it reversed fibrosis after ... in the journal EMBO Molecular Medicine . , ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... molecular cog in a plant,s biological clock one ... on temperature. , Transcription factors, or genetic switches, drive ... such as light, rain, soil quality, or even animals ... has isolated one, called FBH1, that reacts to temperature ... while in keeping it on a consistent track. , ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Chimpanzees raised as pets or performers suffer long-term effects on their behavior 2Reversing the effects of pulmonary fibrosis 2Genetic switch regulates a plant's internal clock based on temperature 2
... been considered an exclusively human activity, but now at least ... for tomorrow. The finding also raises the intriguing possibility that, ... published today (22 February) in the journal Nature shows that ... by caching food. The birds are shown to have learned ...
... steak or chicken fillet every now and again could add ... shown for the first time that food enriched with natural ... processes of ageing. The concept has been demonstrated in worms ... human life and reduce the risk of cancer and other ...
... a visual display "shout" to get their point across, UC ... of their territory by sitting up on a tree trunk, ... throat pouch. They can spot a rival lizard up to ... UC Davis who is working with Judy Stamps, professor of ...
Cached Biology News:Birds found to plan for the future 2Meat and two neutrons -- the key to a longer life 2
(Date:9/23/2014)... Val de Reuil, France (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 ... filtration to protection of laboratory personnel since 1968 and ... for the development of a new filtered fume hood. ... above their laboratory fume hood, Burdinola will now ... NeutrodineTM for filtering a wide range of chemicals, best-in-class ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... ATCC, the premier global biological materials resource and ... to the senior leadership team. Barbie Bigelow has joined ... and Dr. Maryellen de Mars also joins as the ... are new positions at ATCC. , ... described the additions as part of a revitalization strategy ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Follow us on LinkedIn ... the world over, due to its use of ... marketplace is expected to come from increasing adoption ... Several sub-Saharan countries in the African continent, which ... genetically engineered crop production strategies. Rising focus on ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... , Sept. 23, 2014 News Facts ... India devoted to genome-based research for human ... (NIBMG) is taking a bite out of oral cancer ... males in India with the help ... from DataDirect Networks (DDN). , To fuel its cutting-edge ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Erlab Partners with Burdinola to Deliver an Innovative Filtered Fume Hood 2ATCC Announces New Appointments to its Leadership Team 2ATCC Announces New Appointments to its Leadership Team 3Rising Focus on Food Security Spurs Growth in the Global Agricultural Biotechnology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2Rising Focus on Food Security Spurs Growth in the Global Agricultural Biotechnology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Rising Focus on Food Security Spurs Growth in the Global Agricultural Biotechnology Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 4National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) Deploys DataDirect Networks Storage to Achieve Significant Performance Improvement in World-Class Genomics Research and Collaboration for Oral Cancer 2National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) Deploys DataDirect Networks Storage to Achieve Significant Performance Improvement in World-Class Genomics Research and Collaboration for Oral Cancer 3National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) Deploys DataDirect Networks Storage to Achieve Significant Performance Improvement in World-Class Genomics Research and Collaboration for Oral Cancer 4National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) Deploys DataDirect Networks Storage to Achieve Significant Performance Improvement in World-Class Genomics Research and Collaboration for Oral Cancer 5
... coffee chain Stone Creek Coffee went about ... tool to enhance customer relationships: the blog. , ,According ... the blog can bring Stone Creek Coffee an ability ... releases or other traditional forms of communications. The company ...
... of a paper machine is something to hear. The spray of pulp ... the sound of industry. , ,But it's not the only sound. , ... forward, walk down the line a bit at Stora Enso's ... and listen to the hum as it carries 33-ton reels down the ...
... Catalyst International, Inc., has appointed Michael Eleftheriou ... than 30 years of experience in the information technology ... he last served as president of its Systems Integration ... Asia, India, Mexico and the Middle East. , ,Since ...
Cached Biology Technology:Business blogs increase customer interactions 2Business blogs increase customer interactions 3Business blogs increase customer interactions 4Business blogs increase customer interactions 5Cutting-edge technology keeps papermaker rolling 2Cutting-edge technology keeps papermaker rolling 3Cutting-edge technology keeps papermaker rolling 4
... an aqueous solution that contains a purified ... a PBS buffer (phosphate buffered saline), pH ... not contain a preservative. StabilCoat Immunoassay ... dried protein components in immunoassays and can ...
...
... DeCypher combines enterprise-scale sequence analysis software with the ... analyses. With DeCypher, you can perform searches like ... vs NCBI NT database in under 6 days ... genomic DNA Use HMM analysis to ...
... microplate readers combines reagent dispensing with fluorescence, ... easy-to-use platform for the complete range of ... and adaptability of the Infinite 200 series ... monochromator (M200) or filter (F200) system and ...
Biology Products: