Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2008, 9(7), 1156-1172; doi:10.3390/ijms9071156
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Photoinduced Biohydrogen Production from Biomass

Department of Applied Chemistry, Oita University Dannoharu 700, Oita 870-1192, Japan
Received: 16 May 2008; in revised form: 9 June 2008 / Accepted: 17 June 2008 / Published: 8 July 2008
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Energy Technology for the 21st Century - Materials and Devices)
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Abstract: Photoinduced biohydrogen production systems, coupling saccharaides biomass such as sucrose, maltose, cellobiose, cellulose, or saccharides mixture hydrolysis by enzymes and glucose dehydrogenase (GDH), and hydrogen production with platinum colloid as a catalyst using the visible light-induced photosensitization of Mg chlorophyll-a (Mg Chl-a) from higher green plant or artificial chlorophyll analog, zinc porphyrin, are introduced.
Keywords: biohydrogen; biomass; enzymatic hydrolysis; photoenergy; photosynthesis; saccharide

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