News Feature | Published:

Making green

Nature Biotechnology volume 27, pages 10741076 (2009) | Download Citation

Subjects

Biofuels top the list of products for many biotech companies using advanced biological engineering. Cormac Sheridan examines the diverse commercial paths being taken to reach this goal.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. 1.

    US Environmental Protection Agency. EPA proposes new regulations for the renewable fuel standard program for 2010 and beyond. (EPA-420-F-09-023) <> (2009).

  2. 2.

    Renewable Fuels Association. Ethanol industry statistics. <http://www.ethanolrfa.org/industry/statistics/#A> (2005–2009).

  3. 3.

    et al. Science 319, 1238–1240 (2008).

  4. 4.

    Nature 461, 582–583 (2009).

  5. 5.

    & Nat. Biotechnol. 26, 298–299 (2008).

  6. 6.

    et al. Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 19, 556–563 (2008).

  7. 7.

    et al. Int. J. Bioinform. Res. Appl. 4, 324–336 (2008).

  8. 8.

    et al. PLoS One 4, e7002 (2009).

  9. 9.

    et al. Science 325, 1693–1696 (2009).

  10. 10.

    et al. Nature 451, 86–89 (2008).

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

  1. Dublin

    • Cormac Sheridan

Authors

  1. Search for Cormac Sheridan in:

About this article

Publication history

Published

DOI

https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt1209-1074

Further reading

Newsletter Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing