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Published: 10 April 2008

260 Pages | 16 color halftones, 12 black and white halftones, 64 line illustrations


ISBN: 9780841274068

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Industrial Application of Enzymes on Carbohydrate Based Materials

Gillian Eggleston and John R. Vercellotti

ACS Symposium Series

  • Despite the existence of many books on carbohydrates in general, there are few or no books on the topic of industrial applications of enzymes on carbohydrates
  • Several chapters describe new research results that have never been published elsewhere
  • It presents current reviews and research on a variety of topics that are relevant to the food, textile, paper, biofuel, biotechnology, and chemical industries, and are relevant to a broad audience, including chemists, microbiologists, agricultural scientists, biotechnologists, industrial technologists, and economists
  • It includes work by international authors, and is well-balanced among industrial, government, and academic scientists
  • The book emphasizes applied and basic research on the production of industrial enzymes, applications, economics, and implementation