Harnessing Biotechnology for the 21st Century

Harnessing Biotechnology for the 21st Century

by Michael R. Ladisch
     
 

ISBN-10: 0841224773

ISBN-13: 9780841224773

Pub. Date: 05/05/1992

Publisher: American Chemical Society

Presents the most recent international developments in biotechnology and bioprocessing based on papers presented at the Ninth International Bioprocessing Symposium, held in August 1992. Offers contributions from leading industrial and academic researchers in biotechnology and bioprocessing. Topics include recombinant technology for production of polypeptides, plant

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Overview

Presents the most recent international developments in biotechnology and bioprocessing based on papers presented at the Ninth International Bioprocessing Symposium, held in August 1992. Offers contributions from leading industrial and academic researchers in biotechnology and bioprocessing. Topics include recombinant technology for production of polypeptides, plant metabolites, and antibiotics; industrial microbiology and physiology; biocatalysis; bioreactor engineering; downstream processing; bioinstrumentation and bioprocess control; biotechnology applied to energy; environmental engineering and biology; agriculture and food biotechnology; biotechnology in developing countries; and policy issues in biotechnology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780841224773
Publisher:
American Chemical Society
Publication date:
05/05/1992
Series:
ACS Conference Proceedings Series
Pages:
612
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 7.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Frontiers in Polypeptide Production: Expression in Prokaryotes; Expressing, Processing, and Secretion in Eukaryotes; Expression in Transgenic Systems
Frontiers in Production of Metabolites: Pathway Analysis and Pathway Engineering; Designing Novel Pathways; High Throughput Screens; Nonprotein Biomaterials
Microbiology and Physiology; Primary Metabolites; Secondary Metabolites
Biocatalysis and Biotransformation: Immobilized and Two-Phase Systems; Designed Biocatalysts; Biocatalysis in Synthesis and Biotransformation
Bioreactor Engineering: Transport Phenomena in Bioreactor Systems; Animal Cell Culture; Microbial Fermentations and Economics
Downstream Processing: Biological Principles in Aid of Purification; Membrane Processes; Chromatographic Processes; Extractive Processes; Protein Folding and Refolding; Stability, Formulation, and Quality Control
Bioinstrumentation and Bioprocess Control: Sensors and Analytical Techniques; Modeling of Bioprocesses; Intracellular and Extracellular Events; Control of Bioprocesses; Bioinformatics
Policy Issues in Biotechnology: Intellectual Property; Safety and Containment; Regulatory Issues in Biotechnology and Bioprocessing
Environmental Engineering and Biology: Bioremediation; Hydrometallurgy; Waste Treatment
Agriculture and Food Biotechnology: Impact of Transgenic Plants; Biomass Utilization; Food Flavors and Additives
Biotechnology in Developing Countries: Suitable Bioengineering Processes; Stimulating Biotechnology for Small-Scale Farmers

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