An international research team, including NREL scientists, has engineered an enzyme
better at digesting some of the most commonly polluting plastics.
Read more about improving plastic-degrading enzymes
NREL researchers have pinpointed regions on enzymes that can be targeted via genetic
engineering to help break down cellulose faster.
Read more about enhancing cellobiohydrolase activity
NREL researchers are discovering how a certain type of bacteria known as a methanotroph
eats methane and converts it to valuable product precursors.
Read more about methanotrophic metabolism
Co-Optima Transportation Ingenuity Capitalizes on Strengths of U.S. Energy Resources and Existing Infrastructure
April 18, 2018
Research Team Engineers a Better Plastic-Degrading Enzyme
April 13, 2018
NREL's Bioenergy research supports the U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office and the Office of Science.
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