Thermal Tolerant Cellulase from Acidothermus Cellulolyticus

NREL (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


The invention provides a thermal tolerant cellulase that is a member of the glycoside hydrolase family. The invention further discloses this cellulase as GuxA. GuxA has been isolated and characterized from Acidothermus cellulolyticus. The invention further provides recombinant forms of the identified GuxA. Methods of making and using GuxA polypeptides, including fusions, variants, andderivatives, are also disclosed.
Original languageAmerican English
Patent number7,059,993 B2
StatePublished - 2006

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/PT-510-40302


  • acidothermus cellulolyticus
  • recombinant forms GuxA
  • thermal tolerant cellulase


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