Biofuels Advancement: Cress Plant Engineered To Yield 150-Fold More Energy-Dense Biodiesel Molecules

Scientists engineered a variant of a small-leafed cousin to cabbage and mustard, to increase one of its natural oils by 150-fold which represents an astonishing 9 percent of its dry weight.  Triglycerides are the main components of vegetable oils and plant-based biodiesels.

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