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1st Edition

Yeast Sugar Metabolism

ISBN 9781566764667
Published March 10, 1997 by CRC Press
567 Pages

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Book Description

Yeast Sugar Metabolism looks at the biomechanics, genetics, biotechnology and applications of yeast sugar. The yeast Saccharomyces cereisiae has played a central role in the evolution of microbiology biochemistry and genetics, in addition to its use of a technical microbe for the production of alcoholic beverages and leavening of dough.

Table of Contents

Introduction: A historical survey of the study of yeats, Sugar Utlization by Saccharomyces Cerevisiae, Hexose Transport, Sugar Phosphorylation in Yeast, Phosphoglucose Isomerase, Phosphofructokinase, Frcutose-1, Phosphoglycerate Kinase, Enolase, Pyruvate Kinase, Pyruvate Decarboxylases, Alcohol Decarboxylases, Genetics of Di- and Trisaccharide Utlisation, Glactose Metabolim in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae, The Pentose Phosphate Pathway, Storage of Carbohydrates in the Yeast Saccharomyces Cerevisiae, Glyercol Production and Osmoregulation..  

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Friedrich K. Zimmermann (Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Germany) (Edited by) , Karl-Dieter Entian (Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Germany) (Edited by)