Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols [E-Book] : Bioproducts, Biofuels, Biocatalysts and Facilitating Tools / edited by Terry J. McGenity, Kenneth N. Timmis, Balbina Nogales.
McGenity, Terry J., (editor)
Nogales, Balbina, (editor) / Timmis, Kenneth N., (editor)
1st edition
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 2017
X, 245 p. 50 illus., 30 illus. in color. online resource.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Genetic enzyme screening system: a method for high-throughput functional screening of novel enzymes from metagenome libraries
  • Functional screening of metagenomic libraries: enzymes acting on greasy molecules as study case
  • Screening for Enantioselective Lipases
  • Use of bacterial polyhydroxyalkanoates in protein display technologies
  • Bacterial Secretion Systems for Use in Biotechnology:Autotransporter-Based Cell-Surface Display and Ultra-High Throughput Screening of Large Protein Libraries
  • Protocols for the isolation and preliminary characterization of bacteria for biodesulfurization and biodenitrogenation of petroleum-derived fuels
  • Syngas fermentation for polyhydroxyalkanoate production in Rhodospirillum rubrum
  • Genetic strategies on Kennedy pathway to improve triacylglycerol production in oleaginous Rhodococcus strains
  • Production of biofuel-related isoprenoids derived from Botryococcus braunii algae
  • Protocols for monitoring growth and lipid accumulation in oleaginous yeasts
  • Protocol for start-up and operation of CSTR biogas processes
  • Protocols for the use of gut models to study the potential contribution of the gut microbiota to human nutrition through the production of short chain fatty acids
  • Protocol for the application of bioluminescence full-cell bioreporters for monitoring of terrestrial bioremediation.