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Novel Mutants Optimized for Lignin, Growth and Biofuel Production via Re-Mutagenesis

Start Date: August 2008
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Claire Halpin and Gordon Simpson, College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee

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  • “Bao, Z., Benson, S.M., Cui, Y., Dionne, J.A., Maher, K., Boerjan, W., Halpin, C., Nelson, R., Nichols, D., Ralph, J., and Ramakrishnan, T.S. In Search of Clean, Affordable Energy. Oilfield¬† Review 26(1), 4-15, 2014.”
  • “Vanholme, R., Cesarino, I., Rataj, K., Xiao, Y., Sundin, L., Goeminne, G., Kim, H., Cross, J., Morreel, K., Araujo, P., Welsh, L., Haustraete, J., McClellan, C., Vanholme, B., Ralph, J., Simpson, G.G., Halpin, C*., and Boerjan, W*. Caffeoyl Shikimate Esterase (CSE) is an Enzyme in the Lignin Biosynthetic Pathway in Arabidopsis. Science 341:1103-6, 2013. *joint corresponding/senior authors.”

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