How Biotech Can Transform Biofuels

Nat Biotechnol. 2008 Feb;26(2):169-72. doi: 10.1038/nbt0208-169.

Abstract

For cellulosic ethanol to become a reality, biotechnological solutions should focus on optimizing the conversion of biomass to sugars.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Agriculture / economics*
  • Agriculture / trends*
  • Bioelectric Energy Sources / economics*
  • Bioelectric Energy Sources / trends*
  • Biotechnology / economics*
  • Biotechnology / trends*
  • Cellulose / economics
  • Conservation of Energy Resources / economics
  • Conservation of Energy Resources / trends
  • Ethanol / economics*
  • Internationality

Substances

  • Ethanol
  • Cellulose