By Ching T. Hou
The instruction manual is split into 3 sections according to varieties of substrates. the 1st part describes the latest biotechnology and bioprocesses for generating commercial items from hydrophobic substrates equivalent to oils and fat. The dialogue of biocatalysis covers unmarried and a number of catalytic reactions concerned with the construction of goods in addition to molecular manipulation of enzymes and product restoration. the goods contain fit meals, dietary vitamins, nutraceuticals, forte chemical compounds, surfactants, biopolymers, and antimicrobial brokers. the second one part covers the construction of value-added items from carbohydrate substrates. The scope of this part contains ethanol construction, oligosaccharides and glycosides, usage of hemicelluloses, and carbohydrate-active enzymes. The 3rd part is devoted to different strength commercial purposes equivalent to bioelectrocatalysis for synthesizing chemical compounds, fuels, and new medicinal drugs. The authors discover novel meals supply structures, eco-friendly chemistry, and the economic purposes of extremophiles.
The organizer of numerous annual around the globe symposia on biocatalysis, editor Ching T. Hou has compiled a cornerstone reference for scientists in educational, commercial, and govt study institutes, in addition to for graduate-level scholars excited by biosciences, chemical engineering, biotechnology, microbiology, oil and colloid chemistry, and nutrition chemistry.
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