Plant Cell Culture Secondary MetabolismToward Industrial Application: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Plant Cell Culture Secondary MetabolismToward Industrial Application

1st Edition

By Frank DiCosmo, Masanaru Misawa

CRC Press

240 pages

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pub: 1996-07-10
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Description

Plant cell cultures are used extensively in studies of secondary metabolism, for the biosynthesis of pharmaceuticals, flavors, essences, and pigments. This book highlights recent developments in the in vitro growth of cultured plant cells and in the production of valuable secondary metabolites.

Plant Cell Culture Secondary Metabolism details research on many exciting areas including:

Table of Contents

Screening of Plant Cell Cultures for New Industrially Interesting Compounds, J. Schripsema, S.Y. Fung, and R. Verpoorte

Large-Scale Production of Secondary Metabolites by Plant Cell Cultures, J.E. Schlatmann, H.J.G. ten Hoopen, and J.J. Heijnen

Machine Vision and Automation in Secondary Metabolite Bioprocess Control, M.A.L. Smith and J.F. Reid

Industrial Application of Biotransformation Using Plant Cell Cultures, M. Yokoyama

Production of Antitumor Compounds by Plant Cell Cultures, M. Misawa and A.E. Goodbody

Production of Paclitaxel and Related Taxoids in Cell Cultures of Taxus cuspidata: Perspectives for Industrial Applications, A.G. Fett-Neto and F. DiCosmo

Development of Process Strategies for Anthocyanin-Based Food Colorant Production Using Vitis vinifera Cell Cultures, F. Cormier, F. Brion, C.B. Do, and C. Moresoli

Research on the Production of Useful Compounds by Plant Cell Cultures in Japan, Y. Hara

Plant Cell Biotechnological Research in The Netherlands, R. Verpoorte

Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI011000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
SCI086000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General