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Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology

Yellow Biotechnology II

Insect Biotechnology in Plant Protection and Industry

Editors: Vilcinskas, Andreas (Ed.)

  • Covers trends in modern biotechnology
  • All aspects of this interdisciplinary technology, where knowledge, methods and expertise are required from chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, genetics, chemical engineering and computer science, are treated
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About this book

Insect derived enzymes – a treasure for white biotechnology and food biotechnology. Insect-derived chitinases. Cellulases from insects. Optimization of Insect Cell Based Protein Production Processes - Expression Systems, Online Monitoring, Scale-Up. Insect antenna-based biosensors for in situ detection of volatiles. Y-linked markers for improved population control of the tephritid fruit fly pest, Anastrepha suspensa. Transgenic Approaches to Western Corn Rootworm Control. Tribolium castaneum as a model for high-throughput RNAi screening. Aphid-proof plants: Biotechnology-based approaches for aphid control.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Insect-Derived Enzymes: A Treasure for Industrial Biotechnology and Food Biotechnology

    Mika, Nicole (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

  • Insect-Derived Chitinases

    Merzendorfer, Hans

    Pages 19-50

  • Cellulases from Insects

    Fischer, Rainer (et al.)

    Pages 51-64

  • Optimization of Insect Cell Based Protein Production Processes - Online Monitoring, Expression Systems, Scale Up

    Druzinec, Damir (et al.)

    Pages 65-100

  • Insect Antenna-Based Biosensors for In Situ Detection of Volatiles

    Schott, Matthias (et al.)

    Pages 101-122

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eBook $189.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-39902-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $299.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-642-39901-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 14, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-51381-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Yellow Biotechnology II
Book Subtitle
Insect Biotechnology in Plant Protection and Industry
Editors
  • Andreas Vilcinskas
Series Title
Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology
Series Volume
136
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-39902-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-39902-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-39901-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51381-1
Series ISSN
0724-6145
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 209
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