First evidence of the lignin - carbohydrate linkage inside the plant cell wall - Contribution to the progress of biomass utilization toward sustainable society

An article written by H. Nishimura, A. Kamiya, T. Nagata, M. Katahira, T. Watanabe was published in Scientific Reports.
Title: Direct evidence for α ether linkage between lignin and carbohydrates in wood cell walls
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-24328-9
2018 May 7
Advanced Energy Utilization Division, Structural Energy Bioscience Research Section