PHB-bioplastic production in E.coli

Jack H. Pincus jhpincus at
Sat Dec 24 19:00:57 EST 1994

In article <01HL0KVCBIXY91YZQ5 at SKYCAT.USask.CA>, LEES at SASK.USASK.CA says:
ICI did most of the work on producing PHB by fermentation.  However, I
believe they uses a strain of Alkaligenes.  I dont' know of any work
in E. coli.

Chris Sommerville is working on producing PHB in plants.  He was at
Michigan State Univedrsity until last year.  I believe he is now in

Jack H. Pincus
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