• Genetic engineering of the precursor supply pathway for the overproduction of the nC14-surfactin isoform with promising MEOR applications

    1 month ago - By Microbial Cell Factories

    Surfactin, a representative biosurfactant of lipopeptide mainly produced by Bacillus subtilis, consists of a cyclic heptapeptide linked to a β-hydroxy fatty acid chain. The functional activity of surfactin is clo...
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  • Engineering oleaginous yeast Rhodotorula toruloides for overproduction of fatty acid ethyl esters

    1 month ago - By Biotechnology for Biofuels

    Production of biofuels and green chemicals by microbes is currently of great interest due to the increasingly limited reserves of fossil fuels. Biodiesel, especially fatty acid ethyl esters , is conside...
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