216 Industrial Forum: Recent Advances in Biotechnology

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 8:30 AM
Allegheny I (Westin )
Description:
This session will highlight recent advances in biotechnology with both invited and volunteered speakers selected from different fields of biotechnology ranging from biopharmaceuticals, biomedical, and food, to biofuels and biorefineries. Abstracts are by invitation only.

Sponsor:
Food, Pharmaceutical & Bioengineering Division
Co-Sponsor(s):
Bioengineering (15c), Engineering Fundamentals in Life Science (15d), Food (15a), Pharmaceuticals (15b)

Chair:
Yuan Wen
Email: yuan.wen@lifetech.com

Co-chairs:
Ning Liu
Email: ningliu.osu@gmail.com

Congcong Lu
Email: fairylele1211@gmail.com

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on CD.


8:55 AM

9:20 AM
(216c) Construction of a Xylose and Arabinose Utilizing Zymomonas Mobilis Strain for Commercial Use in Fuel Ethanol Production
Brian G. Lefebvre, George C. Fox, William D. Hitz, Maria C. Leana, Min Qi, Dongmei Qian, Sarah E. Rush, Luan Tao, Paul V. Viitanen and Jianjun Yang