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Plug flow reactor process for anaerobic cellulosic ethanol

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The present invention is generally related to systems and methods to permit the growth of anaerobic, ethanol-producing bacteria using pretreated biomass such as cellulose in a manner to facilitate the efficient conversion of cellulose to ethanol.

Inventors: 
Harvey, Steven P.
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Biotechnology and Healthcare
FIle Date: 
2011-10-19
Grant Date: 
2014-08-19
Grant time: 
1,035 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
19
Claim count percentile rank: 
5
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US ARMY