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Background litterature

Please find below a list of background litterature on the topics covered by Bio4Bio.

Key references

  • Chen F, Dixon RA. 2007. Lignin modification improves fermentable sugar yields for biofuel production, Nature Biotechn. 25, 759 761.

  • Cerry JR, Fidantsef AL. 2003 Directed evolution of industrial enzymes: an update. Current Opinionv in Biotechn. 4, 438-443.

  • Mason SM, Cosgrove DJ. 1994.Disruption of Hydrogen Bonding Between Plant Cell Wall Polymers by Proteins that Induce Wall Extension Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 91 6574-6578.

  • Guedes CM, Rodrigues MM, Gomes MJ, Silva SR, Ferreira LM and Mascarenhas-Ferreira A. 2006. Urea treatment of whole-crop triticale at four growth stages: effects on chemical composition and on in vitro digestibility of cell wall. J. Sci. Food Agric. 86, 964-970.

  • Himmel ME, Ding SY, Johnson DK, Adney WS, Nimlos MR, Brady JW, Foust TD. 2007. Biomass recalcitrance: Engineering plants and enzymes for biofuels production, Science 315: 804-807.

  • Kristensen JB, Thygesen LG, Felby C, Jørgensen H, Elder TJ. 2008. Cell-wall structural changes in wheat straw pretreated for bioethanol production Biotechn. for Biofuels 1:5.

  • Møller I, Marcus SE, Haeger A, Verhertbruggen Y, Verhoef R, Schols H, Ulvskov P, Mikkelsen JD, Knox JP, Willats W. (2007) High-throughput screening of monoclonal antibodies against plant cell wall glycans by hierarchical clustering of their carbohydrate microarray binding profiles. Glycoconj J. 25(1): 37-48.

  • Porter JR, Kirsch MMN, Streibig J, Felby C. 2007. Choosing crops for biofuels. Nature Biotechn. 25 716 717.

  • Sørensen SO, Pauly M, Bush M, Skjøt M, McCann MC, Borkhardt B, Ulvskov P (2000) Pectin engineering: Modification of potato pectin by in vivo expression of an endo-1,4--D-galactanase. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 97: 7639-7644.

  • Harholt J, Jensen JK, Sørensen SO, Orfila C, Pauly M, Scheller HV (2006) ARABINAN DEFICIENT 1 is a novel glycosyltransferase involved in biosynthesis of pectic arabinan in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol 140: 49-58.

  • Pitre, FE, Pollet B, Lafarguette F, Cooke JEK, Mackay JJ and Lapierre C 2007 Effects of increased nitrogen supply on the lignification of poplar wood. J. Agric. Food Chem. 55, 10306-10314.

  • Ragauskas Williams CK, Davison BH, Britovsek G, Cairney J, Eckert CA, Frederick WA, Hallett JP, Leak DJ,5 Liotta CL, Mielenz JR, Murphy R, Templer R,Tschaplinski T. 2006. The path forward for biofuels and biomaterials, Science, 311 484-489.

  • Slade AJ, Fuerstenberg S, Loeffler D, Steine MN, Facciotti D (2005) A reverse genetic, nontransgenic approach to wheat crop improvement by TILLING. Nat Biotechnol 23:75-81.