biocatalysis


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biocatalysis

The use of biological catalysts (e.g., enzymes) for chemical synthesis and transformation of organic compounds.
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Bromelain and papain immobilized derivatives showed desired characteristics for industrial biocatalysis, such as: elevate pH stability retaining 95% and 100% residual activity at pH 7.0 and 8.0, for bromelain and papain, respectively; high thermal stability at 30[degrees]C retaining 90% residual activity for both immobilized enzymes; a catalytic configuration bonded by immobilization at optimal pH; and the ligand load achieve ensure the minimization of diffusional restrictions.
The wealth of information regarding enzyme technology and development is growing exponentially, and biocatalysis technology has now become one of the first choice methods in the fine chemical and pharmaceutical industry.
"The selectAZymeTM brand conveys Almac's strong biocatalysis offering.
* Dedicated production: The most developed branch of IB, involving the production of chemicals using (modified) enzymes through biocatalysis and whole cells (possibly genetically modified) through fermentation.
Pelletier was elected vice co-chair of the 2012 GRC on Biocatalysis and co-chair of the same in 2014, in recognition of her implication in the area.
Fuel cell science; theory, fundamentals, and biocatalysis.
DSM Pharmaceutical Products, DSM Nutritional Products' sister company, won the Most Improved Plant/Process/Facility category with its submission "Achieving Substantial Carbon Dioxide Footprint Reduction for the Scale-Up of a Drug Intermediate." Andre de Vries, Competence Manager for Homogenous Catalysis at DSM, explained: "This project involved scientists covering all relevant areas of organic process development, including biocatalysis and homogenous catalysis.
United States-based Codexis Inc (Nasdaq: CDXS), a privately-held producer of biocatalysis and enzyme products, has increased its range of Codex(R) Panels with the launch of Codex(R) Screening Kits at CPhI Worldwide, a global pharmaceutical ingredients convention in Paris.
Staff working for the biocatalysis division of Piramal Healthcare had feared they might have to move out of Teesside after more than 20 years, but has just found a new 1,000sqft lab site alongside offices and storage space at Wilton, near Redcar.
Staff working for the biocatalysis division of Piramal Healthcare had feared they might have to move out of Tees Valley after more than 20 years when the lease of premises in Billingham came to an end.
These desymmetrization methods have long been exploited either in the chemical catalysis as in biocatalysis and offer a valuable tactic for asymmetric induction.