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Jung Hoon Sohn, Hyun Jin Kim, Chul Ho Kim, Ji Hun Seomoon, Bong Hyun Sung, Kwang Mook Lim, Mi Jin Kim, Jong Hyun Kim: Mutant beta-glucosidases having enhanced activity and a method for producing bioethanol using the same. KOREA RESEARCH INSITUTE OF BIOSCIENCE AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, Lathrop & Gage, Brian C Trinque, August 1, 2017: US09719112

The present invention relates to beta-glucosidase that is mutated to have enhanced activity, and a method for producing bioethanol using the same. More particularly, the present invention relates to a polynucleotide encoding beta-glucosidase that is mutated to have enhanced activity, beta-glucosidas ...


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Ho Nancy W Y, Tsao George T: Recombinant yeasts for effective fermentation of glucose and xylose. Purdue Research Foundation, August 28, 1996: EP0728192-A1

Described are recombinant yeasts containing genes encoding xylose reductase, xylitol dehydrogenase and xylulokinase, and DNA molecules, vectors and methods useful for producing such yeasts. The recombinant yeasts effectively ferment xylose to ethanol, and preferred yeasts are capable of simultaneous ...


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Karen A McDonald, Abhaya Dandekar, Bryce W Falk, Mysore R Sudarshana, Sandra L Uratsu, Michael A Plesha, Ting Kuo Huang: Chemically inducible cucumber mosaic virus protein expression system. THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, Morrison & Foerster, March 28, 2017: US09605270

The invention relates to a novel chemically inducible plant viral amplicon (CMViva) expression system that permits controllable, high level expression of foreign genes in plant hosts. This system employs agro-infiltration of plants to provide a transient production of a protein of interest, such as ...


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James A Dumesic, Ali Hussain Motagamwala: Method to produce furandicarboxylic acid (FDCA) from 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF). Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Joseph T Leone Esq, DeWitt Ross & Stevens S C, April 11, 2017: US09617234

A process to produce furandicarboxylic acid (FDCA). The process includes the steps of reacting a C6 sugar-containing reactant in a reaction solution comprising a first organic solvent selected from the group consisting of beta-, gamma-, and delta-lactones, hydrofurans, hydropyrans, and combinations ...


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Berruti Franco, Briens Cedric, Golden Ronald: Apparatus and process for the pyrolysis of agricultural biomass. Univ Western Ontario, huangwei, June 11, 2008: CN200680020612

An integrated combustion chamber and fluidized bed pyrolysis reactor. In one embodiment, the combustion chamber is cylindrical and the pyrolysis reactor is provided annularly about the combustion chamber with an annular wall that provides a common surface for heat transfer. A lift tube in fluid comm ...


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N W Y Ho, G T Tsao: Recombinant yeasts for effective fermentation of glucose and xylose. Purdue Research Foundation, WEI JINXI JIANG JIANCHENG, January 22, 1997: CN94194767

Described are recombinant yeasts containing genes encoding xylose reductase, xylitol dehydrogenase and xylulokinase, and DNA molecules, vectors and methods useful for producing such yeasts. The recombinant yeasts effectively ferment xylose to ethanol, and preferred yeasts are capable of simultaneous ...


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Chen Haitao, Han Yongjun, Liu Lixue, Li Hao, Yuan Qiaoshi: Plant fiber mulching film and manufacture method thereof. Northeast Agricultural University, April 14, 2010: CN200910073061

The invention relates to a plant fiber mulching film and a manufacture method thereof, belonging to the technology of agricultural biomass materials. The plant fiber mulching film comprises plant fibers and 30-0 percent of environmental-friendly functional assistant, wherein the weight proportion of ...


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Berruti Franco, Briens Cedric, Golden Ronald: Apparatus and process for the pyrolysis of agricultural biomass. Univ Western Ontario, Agri Therm, March 5, 2008: EP1893359-A1

An integrated combustion chamber and fluidized bed pyrolysis reactor. In one embodiment, the combustion chamber is cylindrical and the pyrolysis reactor is provided annularly about the combustion chamber with an annular wall that provides a common surface for heat transfer. A lift tube in fluid comm ...


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Jerry R Uhland, David C Smith, William A Farone: Production of particle board from agricultural waste. Ch O Donohue, Applied Power Concepts, March 28, 2002: US20020036365-A1

The present invention describes a process of using agricultural biomass to make particle or fiberboards. The preferred biomass is selected with high cellulose and hemicellulose concentration and low silica content. The process utilizes short refining time and low steam pressure.


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Luke Reynolds, Robert Sheffer, Scott McGowen, Joshua S Veal, Luca Costantino Zullo, Todd G Brion, David A Cook: Fuel pellet. Cargill Incorporated, CAN Technologies, Cargill Incorporated, July 17, 2008: US20080171297-A1

Fuel pellets which include substantial amounts of agricultural biomass having a relatively low lignin content are provided. The fuel pellets have a low ash content, good pellet durability (e.g., as determined by their pellet durability index) and heating values comparable to conventional hardwood fu ...



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