Collagen as a Carrier for Enzymes: Materials Science and Process Engineering Aspects of Enzyme Engineering

  • Fred R. Bernath
  • Wolf R. Vieth


During the last fifty years a wealth of information has been accumulated concerning the structure and function of enzymes. Although we are probably still far from achieving a total understanding of the way enzymes act on a molecular level, we certainly have sufficient knowledge to begin designing large scale processes that capitalize on the unique properties of these biological catalysts. This is especially true for the relatively simple extracellular hydrolytic enzymes.


Immobilize Enzyme Mass Transfer Coefficient Stable Limit Free Enzyme Collagen Membrane 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fred R. Bernath
    • 1
  • Wolf R. Vieth
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringRutgers UniversityNew BrunswickUSA

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