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Author Mosier, Nathan S., 1974-

Title Modern biotechnology : connecting innovations in microbiology and biochemistry to engineering fundamentals / Nathan S. Mosier, Michael R. Ladisch
Published Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 433 pages) : illustrations
Contents New biotechnology -- Bioproducts and biofuels -- Microbial fermentations -- Modeling and simulation -- Aerobic bioreactors -- Enzymes -- Enzyme kinetics -- Metabolism -- Biological energetics -- Metabolic pathways -- Genetic engineering : DNA, RNA, and genes -- Metabolic engineering -- Genomes and genomics
Summary A unique resource for the next generation of biotech innovators. Enabling everything from the deciphering of the human genome to environmentally friendly biofuels to lifesaving new pharmaceuticals, biotechnology has blossomed as an area of discovery and opportunity. Modern Biotechnology provides a much-needed introduction connecting the latest innovations in this area to key engineering fundamentals. With an unmatched level of coverage, this unique resource prepares a wide range of readers for the practical application of biotechnology in biopharmaceuticals, biofuels, and other bioproducts. Or
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Biotechnology.
Form Electronic book
Author Ladisch, Michael R., 1950-
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
LC no. 2009001779
ISBN 0470114851 (Cloth)
0470473401 (electronic bk.)
1613441622 (electronic bk.)
9780470114858 (Cloth)
9780470473405 (electronic bk.)
9781613441626 (electronic bk.)