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Plant Genetic Regulation for the Increase of Ethanol and other Biochemicals

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

A global regulator of biosynthesis that produces up to a 250% increase in ethanol yield from woody biomass throu h a - 50% reduction in plant li nin content.

Primary Application Area: Energy & Efficiency

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 3

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Genetic Enhancement of Plants for Biofuels & BioProducts

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 623

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Looking for: Development / License Partners