TITLE

Genencor launches Accellerase 1500, next step toward scale-up of cellulosicethanol

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/19/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launch of the Accellerase 1500, a cellulosic ethanol enzyme product, from U.S.-based Genencor International Inc. It is noted that the product will lower one of the major cost hurdles to producing ethanol or biochemicals from cellulosic feedstocks. Furthermore, it is based on the company's patented gene expression technology.
ACCESSION #
37356511

Tags: PRODUCT launches;  AGRICULTURAL chemicals;  ENZYMES;  BIOTECHNOLOGY;  GENENCOR International Inc.

 

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