Zymomonas with Improved Xylose Utilization in Stress Conditions

Yat Chou (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


Strains of xylose utilizing Zymomonas with improved xylose utilization and ethanol production during fermentation in stress conditions were obtained using an adaptation method. The adaptation involved continuously growing xylose utilizing Zymomonas in media containing high sugars, acetic acid, ammonia, and ethanol.
Original languageAmerican English
Patent number8,465,961
Filing date18/06/13
StatePublished - 2013

Bibliographical note

Assignee: Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO)

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/PT-5100-62028


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