By Lutz Hilterhaus, Andreas Liese, Ulrich Kettling, Garabed Antranikian
This reference ebook originates from the interdisciplinary study cooperation among academia and undefined. In 3 distinctive components, most up-to-date effects from easy examine on reliable enzymes are defined and taken into context with attainable commercial functions. Downstream processing expertise in addition to biocatalytic and biotechnological creation techniques from worldwide avid gamers show the large power of biocatalysts. program of "extreme" response stipulations (i.e. unconventional, corresponding to hot temperature, strain, and pH worth) - biocatalysts are in most cases used inside a good outlined approach window - ends up in novel man made results. either novel enzyme platforms and the substitute routes during which they are often utilized are made available to the reader. furthermore, the complementary leading edge procedure know-how less than unconventional stipulations is highlighted by means of most modern examples from biotech undefined.
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Glycoside hydrolases are a widespread and diverse family of enzymes cleaving the glycosidic bond between two or more carbohydrates or between a carbohydrate and a noncarbohydrate moiety. The family comprises a group of enzymes referred to as cellulases, which are able to perform the hydrolysis of β-1,4-glucosidic bonds between glucosyl residues. 21) are necessary. As cellulose is a highly abundant biopolymer and a renewable energy source, these types of enzymes are of special interest for biofuel production, besides, they can also be applied in textile industry [23, 24].
Coli. 13) This group of enzymes transfers one oxygen atom to the substrate molecule in a chemo-, regio-, and/or enantioselective manner. This feature can be applied for the modiﬁcation of special building blocks in drug industry. NAD(P)H can, therefore, be used as an electron donor, and a metal or organic factor can be used for oxygen functionalization. As an example, a novel styrene monooxygenase that is able to perform highly enantioselective epoxidation and sulfoxidation reactions was found in a metagenomic library constructed from loam soil bacterial DNA .
Applied Biocatalysis: From Fundamental Science to Industrial Applications by Lutz Hilterhaus, Andreas Liese, Ulrich Kettling, Garabed Antranikian