Fermentation of Cellulose and Glucose

Peter Stroot p-stroot at ux1.cso.uiuc.edu
Thu Feb 5 10:03:17 EST 1998


Pete wrote:
> 
> Hi, My name is Pete Allen. I would love to write pages about what I am
> doing right now, but i will attempt to be brief and to the point:
>         I think I may have found an organism which produces free
> glucose in its growth media as well as it's own cellulose.  

from what?
thin air?


> I was
> wondering if anyone knew where i might retrieve a culture of a
> bacteria or yeast  which would ferment both these substances, glucose
> and cellulose?

lots of 'em....
do a search through yahoo...


>         Mu goal is to retrieve the ethanol for consumption by an
> internal combustion engine.
> 
> Thanks
> Pete Allen
> krockhool at hotmail.com



pete



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