Contribution of Bio-energy and Bio-aromatics group

The research conducted in the Bio-Energy and Bio-Aromatics group contributes on several levels to the development of the bio-based economy.

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1Study of lignin in maize as in Eloy et al. (2017, Plant Physiology) and Lan et al. (2016, Plant Physiology) and in barley as in Daly et al. (2018, Plant Biotechnology Journal)

2Study of lignin in flax as in Chantreau et al. (2014, Plant Cell) and Huis et al. (2012, Plant Physiology)

3Study of lignin in popular as in Vanholme et al. (2013, New Phytologist), Niculaes et al. (2014, Plant Cell), Lu et al. (2010, Plant Physiology), Dillen et al. (2009, Tree Genetics & Genomes), Marron et al. (2010, Tree Genetics & Genomes), de Lyra Soriano Saleme et al. (2017, Plant Physiology) and van Acker et al. (2017, Plant Physiology), in spruce zoals in Laitinen et al (2017, Plant Physiology) and in pine as in Wagner et al. (2013, Plant Molecular Biology) and Barakate et al. (2011, Plant Cell)

4Study of lignin in sugar cane as in Bottcher et al. (2013, Plant Physiology) and Cesarino et al. (2013, Journal of Experimental Botany)

5Fundamental study of lignin in Arabidopsis thaliana as model system, as in Sundin et al. (2014, Plant Physiology), Oyarce et al. (2019, Nature Plants), de Vries et al. (2018, Biotechnology for Biofuels), De Meester et al. (2018, Plant Physiology), Vanholme et al. (2010, Plant journal), Van Acker et al. (2013, Biotechnology for biofuels), Corneillie et al. (2019, Plant Physiology), Vanholme et al, (2013, Science), De Meester et al. (2018, Plant Physiology), Steenackers et al. (2017, Plant Physiology), Tsuji et al. (2015, Plant Biotechnology Journal) and Vanholme et al. ( 2012, Plant Cell). More information about sustainable biotech-trees in Custers et al. (2016, Trends in Plant Science), Harfouche et al. (2012, Trends in Plant Science), Walter et al. (2010, Nature Biotechnology) and Strauss et al. (2009, Nature Biotechnology)

6Study of the influence of lignin-engineering on pyrolysis as in Toraman et al. (2018, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis and 2016, Bioresource Technology) and Vercruysse et al. (2016, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis)

7Study of plant extracts as in Dima et al. (2015, Plant Cell)

8Study of different chemical treatments as in Gómez et al. (2014, BioEnergy Research)

9Study of the influence of lignin-engineering on the lignin-first process as in Van den Bosch et al., (2015, Energy & Environmental Science)

10Study of the influence of lignin-engineering on saccharification as in Sundin et al. (2014, Plant Physiology), Oyarce et al. (2019, Nature Plants), de Vries et al. (2018, Biotechnology for Biofuels), De Meester et al. (2018, Plant Physiology), de Lyra Soriano Saleme et al. (2017, Plant Physiology), Vargas et al. (2016, Biotechnology for Biofuels) and Tsuji et al. (2015, Plant Biotechnology Journal)

11Study of the influence of lignin-engineering on bioethanol production as in Littlewood (2014, Biotechnology for Biofuels) and Van Acker et al. (2014, PNAS)

12Study of the influence of lignin-engineering on wood properties as in Özparpucu et al. (2017, Plant Journal)

13About the carbon-negative sustainable bio-based economy: in Vanholme et al. (2013, Frontiers in Plant Biotechnology)