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By Junhua (Alex) Tao, Romas Joseph Kazlauskas

This publication describes contemporary growth in enzyme-driven eco-friendly syntheses of industrially vital molecules. the 1st 3 introductory chapters review contemporary technological advances in enzymes and cell-based ameliorations, and eco-friendly chemistry metrics for artificial potency. the rest chapters are directed to case reports in biotechnological construction of prescribed drugs (small molecules, normal items and biologics), flavors, body spray and cosmetics, effective chemical compounds, value-added chemical compounds from glucose and biomass, and polymeric materials.The publication is aimed to facilitate the economic purposes of this robust and rising eco-friendly expertise, and catalyze the development of the expertise itself.

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The number of available glycosidase enzymes for catalysis is higher and more scientific and technical data can be obtained than on glycosyltransferases. Glycosidases are also robust biocatalysts, and several are commercially available. The same can be said about proteases, which can be applied in a similar manner as hydrolytic enzymes for peptide synthesis. 13 Strategies for the Biocatalytic Oligosaccharide Synthesis 1. Leloir glycosyltransferases: stereo- and regio-slective transfer of activated monosaccharides (glucose, galactose, and xylose nucleotides as donors) 2.

The International Society of Rare Sugars (ISRS), Kagawa, Japan. html. 35. 5th Framework Programme (FP5) of the European Commission Research & Innovation, NEPSA (NEw Products from Starch-derived 1,5-Anhydro-D-fructose). de/NEPSA/ F Giffhorn—Co-ordinator. 1 EMERGING ENZYMES Nature essentially makes all types of molecules by enzymes. As a result of recent technology breakthrough in large-scale DNA sequencing, there is an exponential growth in GenBank. This section focuses on biocatalyst libraries developed recently.

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