Putting Biotechnology to Work: Bioprocess Engineering by National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life

Chemical Engineering

By National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Life Sciences, Committee on Bioprocess Engineering

The facility of the us to maintain a dominant worldwide place in biotechnology lies in keeping its primacy in simple life-science learn and constructing a powerful source base for bioprocess engineering and bioproduct production. This booklet examines the prestige of bioprocessing and biotechnology within the usa; present bioprocess expertise, items, and possibilities; and demanding situations of the long run and what has to be performed to fulfill these demanding situations. It offers techniques for motion to supply appropriate incentives to set up a countrywide software in bioprocess-engineering study, improvement, schooling, and expertise move.

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Please use the print version of this publication as the authoritative version for attribution. 5 Key Technical Challenges in Bioprocessing of Renewable Resources 1. To develop inexpensive cellulose pretreatment and saccharification processes effective with lignocellulosic materials on large scale with environmentally compatible methods. 2. To develop fermentations capable of converting pentoses to value-added products at yields, rates, and extents similar to those obtained for glucose with yeast and to increase product concentrations achievable in both hexose and pentose fermentations.

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Government's biotechnology-research framework (FCCSET, 1992). S. leadership in biotechnology research for the twentyfirst century. The strategic objectives (p. S. federal agencies, most notably NIH. The greatest impact of biotechnology, thus far, is in human health; future developments are viewed as likely to lead to substantial reductions in medical costs through advances in prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment. The report also projects that biotechnology would soon have other impacts: "The next decade should see unprecedented applications of biotechnology to agriculture and aquaculture, to the restoration and protection of the environment, to the production of chemicals and fuels, and to many other ar Copyright © National Academy of Sciences.

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