Biotechnological Application of Enzymes from Extremophilic Organisms: Synthesis of Modified Monomers

  • Gianfranco Peluso
  • Antonio Trincone
  • Francesco La Cara
  • Francesco Rosso
  • Mosè Rossi


In the last few years, the use of enzymes for industrial purpose has revealed a rapid growth owing to the advantages they confer to conventional chemical methods. For example biocatalysts are highly specific and efficient and are able to produce chiral compounds.


Thermostable Enzyme Clostridium Thermocellum Sulfolobus Solfataricus Extreme Thermophile Glycosyl Acceptor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gianfranco Peluso
    • 1
  • Antonio Trincone
    • 2
  • Francesco La Cara
    • 1
  • Francesco Rosso
    • 1
  • Mosè Rossi
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Protein Biochemistry and EnzymologyC.N.R.Arco Felice, NaplesItaly
  2. 2.Institute for the Molecules of Biological InterestC.N.R.Arco Felice, NaplesItaly

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