Thermotolerant Organisms
Clean Technology 2008

Thermotolerant Organisms

S. Marcus
Yeda Research and Development Co. Ltd., IL

photsynthesis, biofuels, hydrogen, cleantech, biotechnology, algae, bacteria

Genetically modified photosynthetic organisms that maintain photosynthetic activity and growth under a wide temperature range (15-45oC). Applied and demonstrated on cyanobacteria that generate free hydrogen and is expected to be applicable to microalgea and higher plants in the future.