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Mark Knuth

  • Ph.D.
  • Consultant - plant oils/metabolic engineering
  • Retired
  • 1PublicationsNumber of items in Mark's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 7Followers

Research interests

Metabolic engineering; microbial/plant biochemistry

About

I am currently working on industrial production of specialty chemicals in microorganisms, specifically squalene, ergosterol and vitamin D from Yarrowia lipolytica.

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Publications (1)

  • Optimization of Banana Juice Fermentation for the Production of Microbial Oil

    • Vega E
    • Glatz B
    • Hammond E
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Professional experience

Consultant - plant oils/metabolic engineering

Retired

July 2017 - Present

Senior Research Fellow

Cibus Global Ltd

June 2016 - July 2017(a year)

Senior Research Fellow

Nucelis LLC

August 2014 - June 2016(2 years)

Director of Research

Nucelis Inc.

June 2012 - August 2014(2 years)

Director of Biochemistry

Cibus US LLC/Valigen

September 2000 - June 2012(12 years)

Technical Leader, Output Agriculture

Dow AgroSciences

January 1998 - September 2000(3 years)

Research Scientist II

Mycogen/Sungene

September 1987 - January 1998(10 years)

Group Leader

International Plant Research Institute/Escagentics

June 1980 - September 1987(7 years)

Education

Ph.D. - Plant Physiology

University of California - Davis

September 1972 - January 1979(6 years)

BA - Biology

Unicersity of California - Santa Cruz

September 1968 - June 1972(4 years)