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Contact: John Toon
jtoon@gatech.edu
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Georgia Institute of Technology

Bacterial Biofuel

Caption: By placing colonies of E. coli engineered to produce pinene into test tubes containing glucose, researchers were able to determine which enzyme combinations produced the hydrocarbon most efficiently.

Credit: Georgia Tech Photo: Rob Felt

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