Unformatted text preview: 4. Vetner wants to use the cellulases he finds in the ocean to break down complex sugars into simple ones, which could drive fermentation and produce ethanol. 5. because cellulases can break down the complex sugars that make up plants that aren’t readily accessible. 6. he wants to use cellulases to make the production of ethanol more efficient, cellulases help him to accomplish this because they break down the complex sugars that make up most of a plant, and use all the extra sugar to make more ethanol. 7. Ethanol produces more nitrogen oxides which cause smog pollution, and acetaldehyde which is a toxic pollutant....
View Full Document
- Fall '07
- Glucose, complex sugars, G-Linked Protein Receptors