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By Lutz Hilterhaus, Andreas Liese, Ulrich Kettling, Garabed Antranikian

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ISBN-13: 9783527336692

This reference publication originates from the interdisciplinary learn cooperation among academia and undefined. In 3 distinctive elements, most recent effects from uncomplicated examine on sturdy enzymes are defined and taken into context with attainable commercial purposes. Downstream processing know-how in addition to biocatalytic and biotechnological construction methods from worldwide gamers exhibit the big capability of biocatalysts. program of "extreme" response stipulations (i.e. unconventional, reminiscent of hot temperature, strain, and pH worth) - biocatalysts are generally used inside of a good outlined technique window - results in novel man made results. either novel enzyme platforms and the bogus routes within which they are often utilized are made obtainable to the reader. moreover, the complementary leading edge approach expertise lower than unconventional stipulations is highlighted via most modern examples from biotech undefined.

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A novel polyphenol oxidase with laccase activity was retrieved from a metagenome library derived from bovine rumen bacteria by activity-based screening with soft agar containing 50 μm syringaldazine, which is oxidized by the laccase and results in a purple halo around the bacterial colonies [13]. 2 EC 2: Transferases Transferases are enzymes catalyzing the transfer of a functional group from an acceptor molecule to a donor. Depending on the respective groups, different types of transferases can be distinguished.

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Coli possessing a benR-gfp (gfp, green fluorescent protein) cassette [42]. The transcriptional activator BenR responds and, therefore, activates GFP expression in the presence of a benzoate precursor compound (substrate), if a clone expresses an enzyme capable of turning the precursor into benzoate. The GFP fluorescence can then be measured using a fluorescence microplate reader. Thus, three novel amidases were found that were able to convert benzamide to benzoate and also showed enantioselectivity on other substrates.

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