45. Oxidoreductases: Asymmetric Reduction Using Photosynthetic Organisms

  1. Hiroyuki Ohshima
  1. Tetsuo Takemura1 and
  2. Kaoru Nakamura2

Published Online: 31 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118135440.ch45

Electrical Phenomena at Interfaces and Biointerfaces: Fundamentals and Applications in Nano-, Bio-, and Environmental Sciences

Electrical Phenomena at Interfaces and Biointerfaces: Fundamentals and Applications in Nano-, Bio-, and Environmental Sciences

How to Cite

Takemura, T. and Nakamura, K. (2012) Oxidoreductases: Asymmetric Reduction Using Photosynthetic Organisms, in Electrical Phenomena at Interfaces and Biointerfaces: Fundamentals and Applications in Nano-, Bio-, and Environmental Sciences (ed H. Ohshima), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118135440.ch45

Editor Information

  1. Center for Colloid and Interface Science, Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science, 2641 Yamazaki, Noda, Chiba 278-8510, Japan

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Center for Colloid and Interface Science, Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science, 1-3 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8601, Japan

  2. 2

    Science Shop, Graduate School of Human Development and Environment, Kobe University, 3-11Tsurukabuto, Nada, Kobe 657-8501 Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470582558

Online ISBN: 9781118135440

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Keywords:

  • oxidoreductase, photosynthetic organisms;
  • biocatalytic, ketone asymmetric reduction;
  • gene technology, stereochemical control

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reaction Mechanism

  • Reaction Mechanism

  • Hydrogen Source for the Regeneration of the Reduced Form of the Coenzyme

  • Photosynthetic Organism-Mediated Asymmetric Reduction of Ketones

  • Conclusion

  • References