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Industrial Enzyme Applications

Andreas Vogel, Oliver May

ISBN: 978-3-527-34385-0 September 2019 432 Pages


This reference is a "must-read": It explains how an effective and economically viable enzymatic process in industry is developed and presents numerous successful examples which underline the efficiency of biocatalysis.

PART I. Overview of Industrial Enzyme Applications and Key Technologies
Industrial Enzymes Applications -
Overview and Historic Perspective
Enzyme Development Technologies
Eukaryotic expression systems for industrial enzymes
Process Considerations for the Application of Enzymes
PART II: Enzyme Applications for the Food Industry
Enzymes used in Baking
Protein modification to meet the demands of the food industry
Dairy Enzymes
Enzymatic Process for the Synthesis of Cellobiose
Emerging Field -
Synthesis of Complex Carbohydrates. Case Study on HMOs
PART III. Enzyme Applications for Human and Animal Nutrition
Enzymes for Human Nutrition and Health
Enzyme Technology for Detoxification of Mycotoxins in Animal Feed
Phytases for Feed Applications
PART IV. Enzymes for Biorefinery Applications
Enzymes used in Pulp and Paper Industries
Enzymes in vegetable oil degumming processes
PART V. Enzymes used in Fine Chemical Production
KREDs: towards green, cost-effective, and efficient chiral alcohol generation
An Aldolase for the Synthesis of the Statin Side Chain