Adam Bayley

Microorganism-Created Fuel on Display at Infineon Raceway

Bioengineering is now being used to create a renewable fuel alternative to petroleum diesel. But unlike biodiesel, which is made from vegetable oil, this fuel is created by microorganisms. Scientists at Emeryville-based Amyris, known for their work with the anti-malarial drug Artemisinin, have devised a process for synthesizing hydrocarbons similar to those found in regular … Continue reading Microorganism-Created Fuel on Display at Infineon Raceway →