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Scientists Successfully Use E.Coli Bacteria to Produce Gasoline

Reading Time: < 1 minute A group of Korean scientists from Daejon, South Korea used metabolic engineering to create fatty acid derivatives that are shorter than normal, allowing the biosynthesis of short-chain alkanes. In other words, E. coli has been used to produce gasoline for the very first time. In addition to producing gasoline, this discovery also enabled researchers to […]