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- Nichols, Nancy N.; Dien, Bruce S.; Cotta, Michael A.
- Bioresource technology 2010 v.101 no.19 pp. 7545
- Coniochaeta; metabolic detoxification; metabolism; acid hydrolysis; hydrolysates; inhibitors; biomass; Panicum virgatum; Medicago sativa; Phalaris arundinacea; saccharification; alcoholic fermentation; ethanol production; Saccharomyces cerevisiae
- ... Biological abatement was used to condition dilute acid-pretreated hydrolysates of three perennial herbaceous crops that are potential bioenergy feedstocks: switchgrass, reed canarygrass, and alfalfa stems. Fungal isolate Coniochaeta ligniaria was inoculated into the hydrolysates to metabolize and remove inhibitory compounds prior to yeast fermentation of glucose. Switchgrass, reed canarygrass, and ...