|Author||Wackett, Lawrence Philip|
|Title||Biocatalysis and biodegradation : microbial transformation of organic compounds / by Lawrence P. Wackett and C. Douglas Hershberger|
|Imprint||Washington, D.C. : ASM Press, 2001|
|Descript||xxiii, 228 p. : ill. ; 29 cm|
General concepts in biodegradation and biocatalysis -- A history of concepts in biodegradation and microbial catalysis -- Identifying novel microbial catalysis by enrichment culture and screening -- Microbial diversity : catabolism of organic compounds is broadly distributed -- Organic functional group diversity : the unity of biochemistry is dwarfed by its diversity -- Physiological processes : enzymes, emulsification, uptake, and chemotaxis -- Evilution of catabolic enzymes and pathways -- Metabolic logic and pathway maps -- Predicting microbial biocatalysis and biodegradation -- Microbial biotechnology: chemical production and bioremediation -- The impact of genomics on microbial catalysis -- The extent of microbial catalysis and biodegradation: are microbes infallible?
|Science Library||QT34 B615w 2001||CHECK SHELVES|
|Petroleum & Petrochemical College Library||QP517.B5 W115 2001||CHECK SHELVES|
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