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Author Liese, A. (Andreas)

Title Industrial biotransformations / A. Liese, K. Seelbach, C. Wandrey
Published Weinheim ; New York : Wiley-VCH, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (423 pages) : illustrations, 1 portrait
Contents Introducton -- History of industrial biotransformations : dreams and realities -- From the "flower of vinegar" to the recombinant E. coli : the history of microbial biotransformations -- From gastric juice to Sweetzyme T : the history of enzymatic biotransformations -- Advantages of biotransformations over classical chemistry -- Enzyme classification -- The enzyme nomenclature -- The enzyme classes -- EC1 Oxidoreductases -- EC2 Transferases -- EC3 Hydrolases -- EC4 Lyases -- EC5 Isomerases -- EC6 Ligases -- Basics of bioreaction engineering -- Definitions -- Biosynthesis and immobilization of biocatalysts -- Characteristics of the different enzyme classes -- Kinetics -- Basic reactor types and their mode of operation -- Processes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Biotransformation.
Enzymes -- chemical synthesis.
Biochemical engineering.
Biosynthesis -- Industrial applications.
Biotransformation (Metabolism)
Form Electronic book
Author Seelbach, K. (Karsten)
Wandrey, Christian, 1943-
ISBN 3527614168
3527614176 (electronic bk.)
9783527614172 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)