Production of polyhydroxybutyrate and alginate from glycerol by Azotobacter vinelandii under nitrogen-free conditions

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Yoneyama, Fuminori; Yamamoto, Mayumi; Hashimoto, Wataru; Murata, Kousaku;
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Journal: Bioengineered,volume 6,issue 4,pages209-217 (issn: 2165-5987)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4601296, doi: 10.1080/21655979.2015.1040209
  • Subject: alginate | polyhydroxybutyrate | nitrogen fixation | Research Paper | azotobacter | glycerol

Glycerol is an interesting feedstock for biomaterials such as biofuels and bioplastics because of its abundance as a by-product during biodiesel production. Here we demonstrate glycerol metabolism in the nitrogen-fixing species Azotobacter vinelandii through metabolomic... View more
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