Rutgers 2012 iGEM Team: Biofuels in Biology

Rutgers 2012 iGEM Team: Biofuels in Bacteria

Our references

Bond-Watts, Brooks, Robert Bellerose, and Michelle Chang. "Enzyme mechanism as a kinetic control element for designing synthetic biofuel pathways." Nature chemical biology 7.4 (2011): 222-227. Print.

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Butanol production for use as a Biofuel in Europe. (n.d.). European Biofuels Technology Platform - Home Page. Retrieved October 4, 2012, from

Prather, Robert. “Biobutanol — Another Biofuel Breakthrough.” Outside the Beltway. 24 June 2006.

Siemerink, Marco. “Revival of butanol production by Clostridia.” Wageningen University, Source. 9 December 2005.

Thomas, Justin. “Biobutanol: A Superior, Renewable Substitute for Gasoline.” 20 June 2006.

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. “Butanol Fuel.” Last modified 8 January 2007.


Tools used


CLC Genomic Workbench 5.5 (with thanks to the DB Lab)