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Contact: Lynn Yarris
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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

E. coli Biodiesel Close Up

Caption: Electron micrograph shows rod-shaped E. coli secreting oil droplets containing biodiesel fuel, along with fatty acids and alcohol.

Credit: Image by Jonathan Remis, JBEI

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