Designing xylan for improved sustainable biofuel production

Dyoni M Oliveira, Thatiane R Mota, Fábio V Salatta, Rogério Marchiosi, Leonardo D Gomez, Simon J McQueen-Mason, Osvaldo Ferrarese-Filho, Wanderley D Dos Santos

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Increasing greenhouse gas emissions and diminishing supplies of fossil-derived fuels underline the need for environmentally sustainable energy resources. Lignocellulose, more generically named simply as plant biomass, represent one of the most abundant renewable resources for biofuels. Lignocellulosic biomass from forest residues, agro-wastes and energy grasses is extensively exploited for bioenergy production. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2225-2227
JournalPlant biotechnology journal
Issue number12
Early online date30 Sep 2019
Publication statusPublished - 6 Nov 2019

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