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International Journal of Bioscience and Biochemistry

Vol. 4, Issue 1, Part A (2022)

Creation of ethanol from carbon monoxide using a novel microbial catalyst

Author(s):

BY Verburgh and KP Westermann

Abstract:

The conversion of carbon monoxide (CO) into ethanol presents a promising avenue for sustainable biofuel production, offering a method to recycle industrial waste gases into valuable energy resources. This study introduces a novel microbial catalyst capable of efficiently converting CO into ethanol under mild conditions. Utilizing a genetically engineered strain of Clostridium ljungdahlii, we demonstrate enhanced ethanol production rates in a bioreactor setup, providing a viable pathway for the bioconversion of CO into ethanol. The findings highlight the potential of microbial biotechnology in addressing the dual challenges of waste gas management and renewable energy production.

Pages: 35-37  |  59 Views  20 Downloads

How to cite this article:
BY Verburgh and KP Westermann. Creation of ethanol from carbon monoxide using a novel microbial catalyst. Int. J. Biosci. Biochem. 2022;4(1):35-37. DOI: 10.33545/26646536.2022.v4.i1a.48
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