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Title Hansenula polymorpha : biology and applications / Gerd Gellissen, ed
Published Weinheim : Wiley-VCH, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 347 pages) : illustrations
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface. -- List of Contributors. -- History, habitat, variability, nomeclature and phylogenetic position of Hansenula polymorpha. -- Basic genetics of Hansenula polymorpha. -- Biochemistry and genetics of nitrate assimilation. -- Amino acid biosynthesis. -- Methanol metabolism. -- Hansenula polymorpha: a versatile model organism in peroxisome research. -- Characteristics of the Hansenula polymorpha genome. -- The expression platform based on H. polymorpha strain RB11 and its derivatives -- history, status and perspectives. -- Development of expression systems for the production of recombinant proteins in Hansenula polymorpha DL-1. -- Foreign gene expression in Hansenula polymorpha -- approaches for "difficult proteins". -- Fermentation and primary product recovery. -- Recombinant hepatitis B vaccines -- disease characterization and vaccine production. -- Production of anticoagulants in Hansenula polymorpha. -- Production of cytokines in Hansenula polymorpha. -- Technical enzyme production and whole-cell biocatalysis: application of Hansenula polymorpha. -- Biosafety aspects of genetically engineered Hansenula polymorpha -- a case study about non-deliberate environmental releases. -- Methods. -- Index
Analysis Biotechnology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Methylotrophic microorganisms -- Biotechnology.
Recombinant proteins.
Yeast fungi -- Biotechnology.
Biotechnology -- methods.
Fungal Proteins -- biosynthesis.
Fungal Proteins -- therapeutic use.
Gene Expression.
Recombinant Proteins -- biosynthesis.
Recombinant Proteins -- therapeutic use.
Form Electronic book
Author Gellissen, Gerd.
John Wiley & Sons.
ISBN 3527303413 (print edition)
3527602356 (electronic bk.)
9783527303410 (print edition)
9783527602353 (electronic bk.)