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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 arent 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....
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course EBIO 1210 taught by Professor Demmig-adam during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.
- Fall '07