High-yield biosynthesis of 3-hydroxypropionic acid achieved in CAS lab, but commercial feasibility unclear

Researchers from Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology (QIBBT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), reported a pathway to convert glycerol into poly(3-hydroxypropionate) (P3HP) in recombinant Escherichia coli. Following condition optimization, the final engineered strain consist...

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