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Modern Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
by Nduka Okafor

Modern Microbiology and Biotechnology discusses to basis for the selection of raw materials and organisms used in industrial microbiology and biotechnology, fermentors and their use, strain development including genetic engineering of plants, animals and microorganisms, metabolic engineering, drug discovery in microbial metabolites, the manufacture of antibiotics, ergot alkaloids, amino acids, rhizobium inoculants, microbial insecticides, industrial alcohol, alcoholic beverages world-wide, and vinegar.

Contents

  1. Introduction: Scope of Biotechnology and Industrial Microbiology
  2. Some Microorganisms Commonly Used in Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
  3. Aspects of Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics of Relevance in Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
  4. Industrial Media and the Nutrition of Industrial Organisms
  5. Metabolic Pathways for the Biosynthesis of Industrial Microbiology Products
  6. Overproduction of Metabolites of Industrial Microorganisms
  7. Screening for Productive Strains and Strain Improvement in Biotechnological Organisms
  8. The Preservation of the Gene Pool in Industrial Organisms: Culture Collections
  9. Fermentors and Fermentor Operation
  10. Extraction of Fermentation Products
  11. Sterility in Industrial Microbiology
  12. Production of Beer
  13. Production of Wines and Spirits
  14. Production of Vinegar
  15. Single Cell Protein (SCP)
  16. Yeast Production
  17. Production of Mircobial Insecticides
  18. The Manufacture of Rhizobium Inoculants
  19. Production of Fermented Foods
  20. Production of Organic Acids and Industrial Alcohol
  21. Production of Amino Acids by Fermentation
  22. Biocatalysts: Immobilized Enzymes and Immobilized Cells
  23. Mining Microbiology: Ore Leaching (Bioleaching) by Microorganisms
  24. Productionof Antibiotics and Anti-Tumor Agents
  25. Productionof Ergot Alkaloids
  26. Microbial Transformation and Steroids and Sterols
  27. Vaccines
  28. Drug Discovery in Microbial Metabolites: The Search for Microbial Products with Bioactive Properties
  29. Treatment of Wastes in Industry

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Modern Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
by Nduka Okafor
2007 530 pages $95.00 + shipping
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