|| List of recent Aerobic-related patents
| Production of malonyl-coa derived products via anaerobic pathways|
The present invention provides for novel metabolic pathways to convert biomass and other carbohydrate sources to malonyl-coa derived products, such as hydrocarbons and other bioproducts, under anaerobic conditions and with the net production of atp. More specifically, the invention provides for a recombinant microorganism comprising one or more native and/or heterologous enzymes that function in one or more engineered metabolic pathways to achieve conversion of a carbohydrate source to, e.g., long-chain hydrocarbons and hydrocarbon derivatives, wherein the one or more native and/or heterologous enzymes is activated, upregulated, downregulated, or deleted.
| Wastewater treatment process with anaerobic mbbr|
In a wastewater treatment system, feed water is processed by anaerobic digestion, preferably in an anaerobic moving bed bioreactor (anmbbr). Effluent from the anmbbr passes through one or more solid-liquid separation units.
| Method for the biological treatment of wastewater using an aerobic granular biomass|
After each step of introducing effluent into the reactor, the ph in the reactor is maintained at a value above 8 for a length of time at least equal to 10% of the cycle duration.. .
| Reactor for anaerobic purification of water|
The present invention relates to a reactor for the purification of influent water by means of anaerobic microorganisms comprising at least one separator which is configured so as to separate a three phase mixture withdrawn from the reactor into three phases, namely into sludge, water and gas.. .
|Methods and systems for the production of alcohols and/or acids|
Methods and systems for the production of one or more products from a gas stream produced in a methanol production process. The method comprises converting at least a portion of a methane feedstock to a substrate comprising co and h2.
|Zero-valent iron two-phase anaerobic reactor|
The invention, belongs to the field of wastewater treatment technology, is a two-phase anaerobic reactor enhanced by addition of zero valent iron (zvi). In the reactor, 2˜4 zvi-filling layers are settled in the middle of the anaerobic hydrolysis-acidification tank, the effluent of which is fed into the rear anaerobic methanogenic tank.
|Crystalline form of r)-3-(4-(2-(2-methyltetrazol-5-yl)pyridin- 5-yl)-3-fluorophenyl)-5-hydroxymethyl oxazolidin-2-one dihydrogen phosphate|
A crystalline form of crystalline (r)-3-(4-(2-(2-methyltetrazol-5-yl)pyridin-5-yl)-3-fluorophenyl)-5-hydroxymethyl oxazolidin-2-one dihydrogen phosphate, methods of making the crystalline form and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the crystalline form are useful antibiotics. Further, the derivatives of the present invention may exert potent antibacterial activity versus various human and animal pathogens, including gram-positive bacteria such as staphylococi, enterococci and streptococi, anaerobic microorganisms such as bacteroides and clostridia, and acid-resistant microorganisms such as mycobacterium tuberculosis and mycobacterium avium.
|Two-stage anaerobic digestion systems wherein one of the stages comprises a two-phase system|
Low cost, efficient two-stage anaerobic digestion systems for the production of biogas (e.g. Methane) are provided.
|Recycling batteries having basic electrolytes|
Embodiments related to recycling alkaline batteries are disclosed. In one disclosed embodiment, a method for recycling a battery having a basic electrolyte comprises rupturing the battery under anaerobic conditions and flooding the interior of the battery with carbon dioxide in an anaerobic chamber..
|Phosphate recovery from acid phase anaerobic digesters|
A method for recovering phosphate from sewage treatment plants using multi-stage anaerobic digestion includes the treatment of organic acid digest with calcium hydroxide, calcium oxide, and similar compounds to raise ph to near neutral values and precipitate calcium phosphate compounds such as brushite and similar amorphous compounds. The method includes the formation of calcium phosphates on weak-acid ion exchange columns and membranes in contact with organic acid digest.
|Bio-electrochemical system for treating wastewater|
The invention relates to bio-electrochemical systems for treating wastewater, and sour gas produced by anaerobic digestion of organic material. The invention further relates to novel anode/cathode pairing schemes, and electric and hydraulic architectures for use in bio-electrochemical systems..
|Systems and methods for digestion of solid waste|
This invention relates generally to systems and methods for digestion of solid waste that simplify solids handling. In certain embodiments, anaerobic methane extraction takes place for a period of time (e.g., from 1 to 4 weeks), after which an aerobic composting process begins in the same chamber.
|Production of biochar absorbent from anaerobic digestate|
A novel carbon absorption material is described which is formed from anaerobic digestate. The material has a hollow tubular structure and is particularly advantageous in converting hydrogen sulfide in biogas and in absorbing the converted sulfur and sulfur compounds from biogas into its structure.
|Apparatus and method for treating organic waste|
The present invention relates to an apparatus for treating organic waste including: a first circulation line having a first circulation pump connected thereon so as to supply a portion of the organic waste being acid fermented in an acid fermenter to a methane fermenter; a second circulation line having a second circulation pump connected thereon so as to supply a portion of anaerobic digestive fluid methane fermented in the methane fermenter to the acid fermenter; and vortex generating means having a plurality of first, second and third nozzles disposed in the methane fermenter so as to allow the anaerobic digestive fluid in the methane fermenter to be agitated by vortices generated thereof.. .
|Coated biodegradable building article|
A composite material includes a matrix composed of a polyhydroxyalkanoate (pha) polymer and a filler composed of particles dispersed in the matrix. The particles are composed of naturally-derived materials (e.g., ground bone meal or pumice powder), have a microporous microstructure, have a low hygroscopic expansion, and are less than 1.0 mm in size.
|Modified bacteria and their uses thereof for the treatment of cancer or tumor|
Described herein is a method of treatment of cancer or tumor using a modified bacteria or composition comprising the modified bacteria. In certain embodiments, the method is in combination with other treatment.
|System for anaerobic digestion of solid and soluble organic wastes, by-products and residues|
The subject invention provides advantageous systems and processes for anaerobic digestion of organic waste streams, particularly agricultural waste streams. According to this invention, a new process is provided in which a liquid fraction from an organic waste stream comprising soluble compounds is segregated and incubated in a reactor separate from the solids fraction of the organic waste stream.
|Anaerobic digester apparatus with a floating mixer system integrated with a cover|
An anaerobic digester apparatus including a container and an integrated cover and mixer system. The container includes vertical or sloped walls and is configured to contain wastewater and waste material.
|Novel oxazolidinone derivatives|
The present invention relates to novel derivatives of oxazolidinone, a method thereof and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the derivatives for use in an antibiotic. The oxazolidinone derivatives of the present invention show inhibitory activity against a broad spectrum of bacteria and lower toxicity.
A fastener arrangement includes a main body that is made of a gas-tight and liquid-tight material to hold an object. The main body defines a cavity and is fixable to a support surface.
|Apparatus for aerobic exercise|
An apparatus comprises a first unit having a frame comprising a top and bottom arm and a first pivot point. A track comprises two rods disposed between the arms.