Chapter 1. Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation, Addition, Elimination and Substitution Reactions: 1 Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation Using Enzymes

  1. Prof. Dr. H.-J. Rehm2 and
  2. Dr. G. Reed3
  1. Anthony D. M. Curtis

Published Online: 7 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527620999.ch1i

Biotechnology Set, Second Edition

Biotechnology Set, Second Edition

How to Cite

Curtis, A. D. M. (2008) Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation, Addition, Elimination and Substitution Reactions: 1 Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation Using Enzymes, in Biotechnology Set, Second Edition (eds H.-J. Rehm and G. Reed), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527620999.ch1i

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut für Mikrobiologie, Universität Münster, Corrensstraße 3, D-4400 Münster

  2. 3

    2131 N. Summit Ave., Apartment #304, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1347, USA

Author Information

  1. Keele, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527257621

Online ISBN: 9783527620999

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Keywords:

  • constructive;
  • synthesis;
  • enzymes;
  • predominantly;
  • sophisticated

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aldolases

  • Transaldolase and Transketolase

  • Pyruvate Decarboxylase

  • Enzymes from Terpenoid and Steroid Biosynthesis

  • Other Enzyme Catalyzed C-C Bond Forming Reactions

  • Conclusion

  • References