10. Polymer Synthesis and Modification by Enzymatic Catalysis

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler5,6
  1. Shiro Kobayashi1 and
  2. Masashi Ohmae2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch10

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

Kobayashi, S. and Ohmae, M. (2007) Polymer Synthesis and Modification by Enzymatic Catalysis, in Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications (eds K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Gnanou and L. Leibler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  2. 4

    Université Bordeaux 1, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques, ENSCPB, 16 avenue Pey-Berland, 33607 Pessac, France

  3. 5

    Matière Molle et Chimie, UMR 167 CNRS, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France

  4. 6

    UMR 167 CNRS-ESPCI École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    Kyoto Institute of Technology, R&D Center for Bio-based Materials, Matsugasaki, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8585, Japan

  2. 2

    Kyoto University, Department of Materials Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Katsura, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8510, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314461

Online ISBN: 9783527631421

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Keywords:

  • polymer synthesis;
  • modification;
  • enzymatic catalysis;
  • poly(aromatic)s;
  • oxidoreductases;
  • vinyl polymer synthesis;
  • polysaccharide synthesis;
  • hydrolases;
  • polyester synthesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Characteristics of Enzymatic Catalysis

  • Synthesis of Poly(aromatic)s Catalyzed by Oxidoreductases

  • Synthesis of Vinyl Polymers Catalyzed by Oxidoreductases

  • Synthesis of Polysaccharides Catalyzed by Hydrolases

  • Synthesis of Polyesters Catalyzed by Hydrolases, Mainly by Lipases

  • Modification of Polymers by Enzymatic Catalysis

  • Conclusion

  • References