Tag: furan fatty acid

Discovery yields road map to oxygenated hydrocarbon production

Discovery yields road map to oxygenated hydrocarbon production

July 19, 2020 |

In Wisconsin, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center scientists and collaborators at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have described a pathway for furan fatty acid production in bacteria and other cells, which could substitute for petroleum-based products including fuel, engine lubricant, medicines and food additives. Fatty acids, the compounds that give a diet rich in leafy greens […]

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