Cyanobacteria as Cell Factories to Produce Plant Secondary Metabolites

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Xue, Yong; He, Qingfang;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology,volume 3 (issn: 2296-4185, eissn: 2296-4185)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2015.00057, pmc: PMC4412135
  • Subject: phenylpropanoid | Bioengineering and Biotechnology | plant secondary metabolites | cyanobacteria | photosynthetic growth | Mini Review | P450 proteins
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | bacteria | fungi

Cyanobacteria represent a promising platform for the production of plant secondary metabolites. Their capacity to express plant P450 proteins, which have essential functions in the biosynthesis of many plant secondary metabolites, makes cyanobacteria ideal for this purp... View more
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