Journal of Solid-Phase Biochemistry

, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp 305–314 | Cite as

Applications of enzyme technology in biosaline environments

  • K. Venkatasubramanian


Microorganisms from biosaline environments represent unique sources for enzyme systems since these environments experience high temperature and salinity. Potential applications of microbes grown under biosaline conditions (whole microbial cells or isolated enzymes) as biocatalysts for food, fiber, energy, and fine chemicals production are discussed. Use of such organisms and enzymes in the immobilized form is emphasized.


Algal Cell Nitrite Reductase Enzyme Technology Invert Sugar Ethanol Acetic Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Venkatasubramanian
    • 1
  1. 1.H. J. Heinz CompanyPittsburghPennsylvania

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