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Metabolic Reconstruction and Modeling Microbial Electrosynthesis
Published: August 21, 2017
Posted: August 02, 2021

  • Modeled production of volatile fatty acids in a microbial electrosynthesis cell (MEC)
  • Hypothesis testing enabled via metabolic pathway analysis and metatranscriptomics to deduce dominant pathways and dependencies
  • Approach stored in a KBase Narrative for independent replication of results

Marshal, C.W. et al. “Metabolic reconstruction and modeling microbial electrosynthesis.” Scientific Reports 7, 8391 (2017). [DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-08877-z]



Topic Areas:

  • Research Area: Genomic Analysis and Systems Biology
  • Research Area: Microbes and Communities
  • Research Area: Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Modeling

Division: SC-33.2 Biological Systems Science Division, BER


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