14. Molecular Modeling Approach to Enzymatic Polymerization

  1. Prof. Katja Loos
  1. Gregor Fels and
  2. Iris Baum

Published Online: 25 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527632534.ch14

Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry

Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry

How to Cite

Fels, G. and Baum, I. (2010) Molecular Modeling Approach to Enzymatic Polymerization, in Biocatalysis in Polymer Chemistry (ed K. Loos), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527632534.ch14

Editor Information

  1. University of Groningen, Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, Department of Polymer Chemistry, Nijenborgh 4, 9747 AG Groningen, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. University of Paderborn, Department of Chemistry, Warburger Straße 100, 33098 Paderborn, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 NOV 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326181

Online ISBN: 9783527632534



  • enzymatic polymerization;
  • molecular modeling;
  • lipase-catalyzed;
  • Candida antarctica lipase B


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Enzymatic Polymerization

  • Candida antarctica Lipase B – Characterization of a Versatile Biocatalyst

  • Lipase Catalyzed Alcoholysis and Aminolysis of Esters

  • Lipase-Catalyzed Polyester Formation

  • CALB -Catalyzed Polymerization of β-Lactam

  • General Remarks

  • References