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Title Modern biooxidation : enzymes, reactions and applications / edited by Rolf D. Schmid and Vlada B. Urlacher
Published Weinheim : Wiley-VCH ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 299 pages) : illustrations
Contents Modern Biooxidation; Contents; Preface; List of Contributors; 1 Biooxidation with PQQ- and FAD-Dependent Dehydrogenases; 2 Catalytic Applications of Laccase; 3 Biocatalytic Scope of Baeyer-Villiger Monooxygenases; 4 The Bacterial Cytochrome P450 Monooxygenases: P450cam and P450BM-3; 5 Cytochrome P450 Redox Partner Systems: Biodiversity and Biotechnological Implications; 6 Steroid Hydroxylation: Microbial Steroid Biotransformations Using Cytochrome P450 Enzymes; 7 A Modular Approach to Biotransformation Using Microbial Cytochrome P450 Monooxygenases
Summary Filling a gap in the literature, leading expert editors and top international authors present the field of biooxidation from an academic and industrial point of view, taking many examples from modern pharmaceutical research. Topics range from the application of different monooxygenases to applications in the pharmaceutical industry, making this volume of high interest not only for those working in biotechnology but also for organic synthetic chemists, among others
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Enzymology.
Oxidizing agents.
Mixed Function Oxygenases -- chemistry.
Oxidants -- biosynthesis.
Form Electronic book
Author Schmid, Rolf D., 1942-
Urlacher, Vlada B.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN 1281087947
3527315071 (alk. paper)
3527611533 (electronic bk.)
9783527315079 (alk. paper)
9783527611539 (electronic bk.)
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