BN.com Gift Guide

Uses of Immobilized Biological Compounds

Overview

In Uses of Immobilized Biological Compounds the reader will find a comprehensive survey of the field written by acknowledged experts who met in Brixen, Italy, between May 9 and 14, 1993 for a NATO Advanced Research Workshop devoted to the topic. The resulting volume presents a critical review of the latest results in the area and sets guidelines for future research. The 53 reports presented here cover: (A) General Aspects of Immobilizing Biological Compounds; (B) Medical, Clinical and Pharmaceutical Applications;...

See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (1) from $45.00   
  • Used (1) from $45.00   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$45.00
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:

(17)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Very Good
Hardcover. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1993. Hardcover, no dust jacket, 575 pages. This copy was apparently printed as a print-on-demand hardcover book. No previous ownership ... markings. Binding in near fine condition. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Mertztown, PA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

In Uses of Immobilized Biological Compounds the reader will find a comprehensive survey of the field written by acknowledged experts who met in Brixen, Italy, between May 9 and 14, 1993 for a NATO Advanced Research Workshop devoted to the topic. The resulting volume presents a critical review of the latest results in the area and sets guidelines for future research. The 53 reports presented here cover: (A) General Aspects of Immobilizing Biological Compounds; (B) Medical, Clinical and Pharmaceutical Applications; (C) Electrochemical Biosensors; (E) Defense Applications; (F) Immunosensors and Receptors; (G) Food, Environmental, Clinical and Analytical Applications; and (H) Biotechnology and Marketing. In short, all aspects of the area are presented, in a compact format which will appeal to undergraduates, technicians, and professional scientists in the food, clinical, environmental, pharmaceutical and industrial fields.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780792325291
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
  • Publication date: 9/28/1993
  • Series: NATO Science Series E: (closed) Series , #252
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 600
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 1.38 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
List of Contributors
Immobilization of Biological Species on Bilayer Lipid Membranes 1
Polymeric Environments for Proteins and Whole Cells in Molecular Sensors 11
Use of Red Blood Cells (RBC) as Carriers of Bioactive Compounds 23
Theoretical and Experimental Aspects for Improvement of Electrochemical Biosensors by Various Kinds of Immobilization 35
Development and Characterization of Polymeric Biomaterials for Bioactive Agent Immobilization 47
Two-Dimensional (Glyco)protein Crystals as an Immobilization Matrix for Functional Molecules 57
Application of Graphite-Epoxy Composites in the Construction of Electrochemical Sensors and Biosensors 67
Novel PHEMA Membranes for Potential Bioelectrode Use 81
Immobilization of Cell Cycle Specific Drug DFMO for Chemotherapy 91
Use of Immobilized Biological Compounds in Drug Analysis 101
In-Vivo Monitoring with Microdialysis Probe 115
Immobilised Catalase and Hydrogen Peroxide. A Novel Contact Lens Disinfection System 123
Ex-Vivo Sensors; Microencapsulation of Enzyme Layer in Biosensors 131
Clinical Application of Biosensing with Amperometric Detection of Ammonia-Nitrogen 141
Therapeutic Potential of Immobilized Enzymes 151
Optimization of Membranes with Glucose Oxidase for Glucose Determination Using Oxygen Electrode 161
Multienzyme Biosensors. Coupled Enzyme Reactions and Enzyme Activation 171
Three Different Approaches for Preparing GLOD and GLDH Reactors. Application for the Assay of Glutamates in Real Samples Using a FIA System 181
Enzyme Immobilization on Chitin and Chitosan for Construction of Enzymatic Sensors 191
Electrochemical Biosensors 201
Novel Approaches to the Development of Mediated Biosensors and Enzyme Assay 211
Poly(Amphiphilic Pyrrole)-Enzyme Electrode: A New Approach for Biosensor Construction 231
Effect of Organic Solvents on the Behaviour of a Glucose Oxidase-Based Biosensor 245
Organic-Phase Biosensors 255
Modified Enzyme Electrodes 263
Can New Biosensors be Deduced from Sensing in Biology? 271
Microbial Sensors and Microbiosensors 281
Stimulus-Response Measurements on Protein Containing Membranes Deposited on an ISFET Surface 289
Micro Sensors in Bioelectroanalysis 309
Surface Characteristics of Chemical Sensors 325
Optrodes for Measuring Enzyme Activity and Inhibition 335
Luminescence Detection of Biological Reactions 345
Progress in Fiber-Optic Based Biosensors at the United States Naval Research Laboratory 351
Immobilized Biological Compounds in Defense Applications 359
Biosensors in the Detection of Biological Agents 369
Biosensors for Toxins and Bacteria 377
Reusable Fiber Optic Biosensors for Detection of Drugs and Toxicants 387
The Biosensor Technology Program at NIST 397
FIA Immunoassays with Electrochemical and Optical Detection 415
Immunoassay Devices for Extra-Laboratory Measurements of Toxic Chemicals Based on Capillary Migration and Liposome Amplification 421
Direct Immunoassays: Limitations on the Physical Principles and on the Technology State of the Art 433
Comparison of Different Solid Phases for an ELISA Based Determination of Aflatoxin B 443
Polystyrene and Poly(styrene/acrolein) Latexes with Immobilized Proteins as a Basis of the Diagnostic Agglutination Test 453
An Integrated Optical Immunosensor 463
Immobilized Biological Compounds in Food Analysis 471
Immobilized Biomolecules for Detection of Environmental Pollutants 477
Enzyme Inhibition Sensor for Organophosphorus Pesticides Analysis 489
Biosensors for Electrochemical Non Invasive Analysis 501
Flow Through Biosensors in Clinical Analysis 515
Flow Injection Analysis: A Complementary or Alternative Concept to Biosensors 527
Heat Sensitive Biosensors 541
The Market for Biosensors. The Strengths and the Competition 549
Report on Biosensor Technology in Europe 559
Author Index 567
Subject Index 571
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)