Relative potential of biosynthetic pathways for biofuels and bio-based products

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Figure 1: Model assumptions for the general energy flow in a pathway.
Figure 2: Summary of various pathways for bulk biochemical and/or fuel production.

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We acknowledge support of this work by the Department of Energy ARPA-E program on Electrofuels.

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Dugar, D., Stephanopoulos, G. Relative potential of biosynthetic pathways for biofuels and bio-based products. Nat Biotechnol 29, 1074–1078 (2011) doi:10.1038/nbt.2055

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