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Biocatalysis

Enzymatic Basics and Applications

  • Qayyum Husain
  • Mohammad Fahad Ullah

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Meghan Rothenbroker, Sandy Zakaria, Devon Morrison, Yingfu Li
    Pages 1-16
  3. Fatma Feyza Özgen, Sandy Schmidt
    Pages 57-82
  4. Rubia Noori, Mohammad Perwez, Meryam Sardar
    Pages 83-112
  5. Srishti Jha, Abdul Arif Khan, Mohd. Tashfeen Ashraf
    Pages 177-191
  6. Ramakrishnan Chandrasekaran, Atanu Bhattacharjee, Velmurugan Devadasan
    Pages 193-211
  7. Mohammad Fahad Ullah, Showket H. Bhat, Muhammad Tariq, Faisel M. Abuduhier
    Pages 213-231
  8. Praveen Kumar Mehta, Shelly Sehgal
    Pages 255-275
  9. Anna Piotrowska-Długosz
    Pages 277-308
  10. Farrukh Jamal, Sangram Singh, Prabhash Kumar Pandey, Ranjan Singh
    Pages 309-331

About this book

Introduction

This book introduces readers to industrially important enzymes and discusses in detail their structures and functions, as well as their manifold applications. Due to their selective biocatalytic capabilities, enzymes are used in a broad range of industries and processes. The book highlights selected enzymes and their applications in agriculture, food processing and discoloration, as well as their role in biomedicine. In turn, it discusses biochemical engineering strategies such as enzyme immobilization, metabolic engineering, and cross-linkage of enzyme aggregates, and critically weighs their pros and cons.

Offering a wealth of information, and stimulating further research by presenting new concepts on enzymatic catalytic functions in basic and applied contexts, the book represents a valuable asset for researchers from academia and industry who are engaged in biochemical engineering, microbiology and biotechnology.


Keywords

Enzyme catalysis biocatalysts organic synthesis green chemistry biosensor

Editors and affiliations

  • Qayyum Husain
    • 1
  • Mohammad Fahad Ullah
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryAligarh Muslim UniversityAligarhIndia
  2. 2.Department of Medical Laboratory TechnologyFAMS, University of TabukTabukSaudi Arabia

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