Researchers transformed an Escherichia coli strain so that it expresses the dhaB gene from Klebsiella pheumoniae encoding a glycerol dehydratase and a gene for an aldehyde dehydrogenase, such as ALD4 from Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeast. The yeast enzyme performedf better than others tested from E. coli and humans.
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|Published - Mar 2005
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Chemical Engineering(all)
- Organic Chemistry