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New strategy for efficiently producing fatty acids and biofuels from glucose

New strategy for efficiently producing fatty acids and biofuels from glucose

July 7, 2019 |

In South Korea, researchers from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) presented a new strategy for efficiently producing fatty acids and biofuels that can transform glucose and oleaginous microorganisms into microbial diesel fuel, with one-step direct fermentative production. The newly developed strain, created by Distinguished Professor Sang Yup Lee and his team, showed […]

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Korean firms sign MOU for gene editing using DNA binding proteins

Korean firms sign MOU for gene editing using DNA binding proteins

September 11, 2014 |

In South Korea, ToolGen and the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to develop engineered nucleases that can be used as essential tools for editing genetic information in microbial, plant, animal, and human cells. The companies will be exchanging technology and research technology exchange and research […]

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