Extremophile converts fatty-acids into energy: bacteria
Metabolic process of extremophile bacteria converts fatty acids into a variety of secondary compounds, including hydrogen, by running normal metabolism backwards.
|Biomimetic Application Ideas|
|Hydrogen production, novel synthetic reactions for converting waste into energy.|
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Hydrogen production, novel synthetic reactions for converting waste into energy.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Energy, Green chemistry
Robert P. Gunsalus
University of California Los Angeles