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saccharification

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

The hydrolysis of sugar derivatives or complex carbohydrates to soluble, fermentable sugars.

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saccharification

in The Oxford Companion to Beer

January 2011; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 432 words.

literally “to make into sugar,” the conversion, by enzymes, of starches into sugars and dextrins during the mashing process. Saccharification

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saccharification

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

The hydrolysis of sugar derivatives or complex carbohydrates to soluble, fermentable sugars.

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saccharification

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 13 words.

the hydrolysis of sugar derivatives or complex carbohydrates to soluble, fermentable sugars.

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How cell wall complexity influences saccharification efficiency in Miscanthus sinensis

Amanda P. De Souza, Claire L. Alvim Kamei, Andres F. Torres, Sivakumar Pattathil, Michael G. Hahn, Luisa M. Trindade and Marcos S. Buckeridge.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9312 words.

The production of bioenergy from grasses has been developing quickly during the last decade, with Miscanthus being among the most important choices for production of bioethanol. However,...

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Simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of dilute alkaline-pretreated corn stover for enhanced butanol production by Clostridium saccharobutylicum DSM 13864

Jin-Jun Dong, Ji-Cai Ding, Yun Zhang, Li Ma, Guo-Chao Xu, Rui-Zhi Han and Ye Ni.

Edited by Michael Sauer.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

February 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3509 words.

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Simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of dilute alkaline-pretreated corn stover for enhanced butanol production byClostridium saccharobutylicum DSM...

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Genes and gene clusters related to genotype and drought-induced variation in saccharification potential, lignin content and wood anatomical traits in Populus nigra

Henning Wildhagen, Shanty Paul, Mike Allwright, Hazel K Smith, Marta Malinowska, Sabine K Schnabel, M João Paulo, Federica Cattonaro, Vera Vendramin, Simone Scalabrin, Dennis Janz, Cyril Douthe, Oliver Brendel, Cyril Buré, David Cohen, Irène Hummel, Didier Le Thiec, Fred van Eeuwijk, Joost J B Keurentjes, Jaume Flexas, Michele Morgante, Paul Robson, Marie-Béatrice Bogeat-Triboulot, Gail Taylor and Andrea Polle.

in Tree Physiology

March 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 11954 words.

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Wood is a renewable resource that can be employed for the production of second generation biofuels by enzymatic saccharification and subsequent...

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How endogenous plant cell-wall degradation mechanisms can help achieve higher efficiency in saccharification of biomass

Eveline Q. P. Tavares, Amanda P. De Souza and Marcos S. Buckeridge.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9374 words.

Cell-wall recalcitrance to hydrolysis still represents one of the major bottlenecks for second-generation bioethanol production. This occurs despite the development of pre-treatments, the...

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Inactivation of OsIRX10 Leads to Decreased Xylan Content in Rice Culm Cell Walls and Improved Biomass Saccharification

Xuewei Chen, Miguel E. Vega-Sánchez, Yves Verhertbruggen, Dawn Chiniquy, Patrick E. Canlas, Alexandra Fagerström, Lina Prak, Ulla Christensen, Ai Oikawa, Mawsheng Chern, Shimin Zuo, Fan Lin, Manfred Auer, William G.T. Willats, Laura Bartley, Jesper Harholt, Henrik V. Scheller and Pamela C. Ronald.

in Molecular Plant

March 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2198 words.

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Tensional stress generation in gelatinous fibres: a review and possible mechanism based on cell-wall structure and composition

Ewa J. Mellerowicz and Tatyana A. Gorshkova.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

January 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9897 words.

Gelatinous fibres are specialized fibres, distinguished by the presence of an inner, gelatinous cell-wall layer. In recent years, they have attracted increasing interest since their walls...

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Loosening Xyloglucan Accelerates the Enzymatic Degradation of Cellulose in Wood

Rumi Kaida, Tomomi Kaku, Kei'ichi Baba, Masafumi Oyadomari, Takashi Watanabe, Koji Nishida, Toshiji Kanaya, Ziv Shani, Oded Shoseyov and Takahisa Hayashi.

in Molecular Plant

September 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 2890 words.

In order to create trees in which cellulose, the most abundant component in biomass, can be enzymatically hydrolyzed highly for the production of bioethanol, we examined the...

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Stabilization of Aspergillus awamori glucoamylase by proline substitution and combining stabilizing mutations.

M J Allen, P M Coutinho and C F Ford.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 0 words.

To stabilize Aspergillus awamori glucoamylase (GA), three proline substitution mutations were constructed. When expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Ser30-->Pro (S30P) stabilized the...

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Molecular Cloning and Expression of the Novel Fungal β-Glucosidase Genes from Humicola grisea and Trichoderma reesei

Shou Takashima, Akira Nakamura, Makoto Hidaka, Haruhiko Masaki and Takeshi Uozumi.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

April 1999; p ublished online April 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

A novel fungal β-glucosidase gene (bgl4) and its homologue (bgl2) were cloned from the cellulolytic fungi Humicola grisea and Trichoderma reesei, respectively. The deduced amino acid...

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Cellulosic alcoholic fermentation using recombinant Saccharomyces cerevisiae engineered for the production of Clostridium cellulovorans endoglucanase and Saccharomycopsis fibuligeraβ-glucosidase

Eugene Jeon, Jeong eun Hyeon, Lee Sung Eun, Byeoung-Soo Park, Seung Woo Kim, Jinwon Lee and Sung Ok Han.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

December 2009; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. 3561 words.

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In this study, Saccharomyces cerevisiae was engineered for simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of cellulose by the overexpression of the...

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Engineering ionic liquid-tolerant cellulases for biofuels production

Paul W. Wolski, Craig M. Dana, Douglas S. Clark and Harvey W. Blanch.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

April 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 5257 words.

Dissolution of lignocellulosic biomass in certain ionic liquids (ILs) can provide an effective pretreatment prior to enzymatic saccharification of cellulose for biofuels production. Toward...

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Enhancing a Pathway-Genome Database (PGDB) to capture subcellular localization of metabolites and enzymes: the nucleotide-sugar biosynthetic pathways of Populus trichocarpa

Ambarish Nag, Tatiana V. Karpinets, Christopher H. Chang and Maor Bar-Peled.

in Database

P ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology. 8261 words.

Understanding how cellular metabolism works and is regulated requires that the underlying biochemical pathways be adequately represented and integrated with large metabolomic data sets to...

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Development and use of bioenergy feedstocks for semi-arid and arid lands

John C. Cushman, Sarah C. Davis, Xiaohan Yang and Anne M. Borland.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 14431 words.

Global climate change is predicted to increase heat, drought, and soil-drying conditions, and thereby increase crop sensitivity to water vapour pressure deficit, resulting in productivity...

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