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Title Reprogramming microbial metabolic pathways / Xiaoyuan Wang, Jian Chen, Peter J. Quinn, editors
Published Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 441 pages) : illustrations (some color), color portraits
Series Subcellular biochemistry, 0306-0225 ; 64
Sub-cellular biochemistry ; v. 64. 0306-0225
Contents pt. I. Emerging Methods for Redesigning Microorganisms -- Towards Synthetic Gene Circuits with Enhancers: Biology's Multi-input Integrators / Roee Amit -- Elementary Mode Analysis: A Useful Metabolic Pathway Analysis Tool for Reprograming Microbial Metabolic Pathways / Cong T. Trinh, R. Adam Thompson -- Evolutionary Engineering for Industrial Microbiology / Niti Vanee, Adam B. Fisher, Stephen S. Fong -- Monitoring Microbial Diversity of Bioreactors Using Metagenomic Approaches / Joshua T. Ellis, Ronald C. Sims, Charles D. Miller -- Synthetic Biology Triggers New Era of Antibiotics Development / Jianfeng Wang, Zhiqiang Xiong, Hailin Meng, Yiguang Wang, Yong Wang -- Cascades and Networks of Regulatory Genes That Control Antibiotic Biosynthesis / Juan F. Martín, Paloma Liras -- Systems Analysis of Microbial Adaptations to Simultaneous Stresses / Ross P. Carlson, Olusegun J. Oshota, Reed L. Taffs -- Metabolic Reprogramming Under Microaerobic and Anaerobic Conditions in Bacteria / Yue Shan, Yong Lai, Aixin Yan -- Tunable Promoters in Synthetic and Systems Biology / Tore Dehli, Christian Solem, Peter Ruhdal Jensen -- Analysis of Corynebacterium glutamicum Promoters and Their Applications / Jan Nešvera, Jiří Holátko, Miroslav Pátek
pt. II. Metabolic Engineering for Overproducing Chemicals and Materials -- Production of Fumaric Acid by Fermentation / Adrie J.J. Straathof, Walter M. van Gulik -- Metabolic Engineering of Microorganisms for Vitamin C Production / Jingwen Zhou, Guocheng Du, Jian Chen -- Molecular Mechanisms and Metabolic Engineering of Glutamate Overproduction in Corynebacterium glutamicum / Takashi Hirasawa, Jongpill Kim, Tomokazu Shirai, Chikara Furusawa, Hiroshi Shimizu -- Microbial Metabolic Engineering for L-Threonine Production / Xunyan Dong, Peter J. Quinn, Xiaoyuan Wang -- The Production of Coenzyme Q10 in Microorganisms / Corinne P. Cluis, Dominic Pinel, Vincent J. Martin -- Genetic Modification and Bioprocess Optimization for S-Adenosyl-L-methionine Biosynthesis / Xiaoqing Hu, Peter J. Quinn, Zhou Wang, Guoqiang Han, Xiaoyuan Wang -- Manipulation of Ralstonia eutropha Carbon Storage Pathways to Produce Useful Bio-Based Products / Christopher J. Brigham, Natalia Zhila, Ekaterina Shishatskaya, Tatiana G. Volova, Anthony J. Sinskey -- Metabolic Engineering of Inducer Formation for Cellulase and Hemicellulase Gene Expression in Trichoderma reesei / Bernhard Seiboth, Silvia Herold, Christian P. Kubicek -- Microbiologically Produced Carboxylic Acids Used as Building Blocks in Organic Synthesis / Andreas Aurich, Robert Specht, Roland A. Müller, Ulrich Stottmeister, Venelina Yovkova, Christina Otto, Martina Holz, Gerold Barth, Philipp Heretsch, Franziska A. Thomas, Dieter Sicker, Athanassios Giannis
Summary "Metabolic engineering has been developed over the past 20 years to become an important tool for the rational engineering of industrial microorganisms. This book has a particular interest in the methods and applications of metabolic engineering to improve the production and yield of a variety of different metabolites. The overall goal is to achieve a better understanding of the metabolism in different microorganisms, and provide a rational basis to reprogram microorganisms for improved biochemical production. This book brings together contributions from leading researchers at the cutting edge of these topics. The subject matter is divided into two sections. The first section deals with novel and emerging methods for redesigning microorganisms exploiting systems biology and gene regulation. The second discusses practical aspects of metabolic engineering for over production of a variety of valuable chemicals and materials by fermentation."--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record and online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed Sept. 30, 2013)
Subject Microbial metabolism.
Microbial genetic engineering.
Industrial microorganisms -- Metabolism.
Bacteria -- metabolism.
Metabolic Engineering -- methods.
Genetic Engineering -- methods.
Metabolic Networks and Pathways -- genetics.
Systems Biology -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Wang, Xiaoyuan, editor
Chen, Jian, Prof., editor
Quinn, Peter J., editor
LC no. 2012951319
ISBN 9789400750555 (electronic bk.)
9400750552 (electronic bk.)
9400792433
9789400792432
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