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- Li, Jing; Zhu, Xinna; Chen, Jing; Zhao, Dongdong; Zhang, Xueli; Bi, Changhao
- BMC biotechnology 2017 v.17 no.1 pp. 38
- fermented foods, etc ; Escherichia coli; Methylobacterium extorquens; Propionibacterium; biosynthesis; cellulosic fibers; drugs; energy; fermentation; gene overexpression; genetic engineering; genetically modified organisms; glucose; herbicides; industrial applications; metabolic engineering; methylmalonyl-coenzyme A; operon; perfumes; promoter regions; propionic acid; succinic acid; tricarboxylic acid cycle; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Propionate is widely used as an important preservative and important chemical intermediate for synthesis of cellulose fibers, herbicides, perfumes and pharmaceuticals. Biosynthetic propionate has mainly been produced by Propionibacterium, which has various limitations for industrial application. RESULTS: In this study, we engineered E. coli by combining reduced TCA cycle with the nativ ...
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