Gradley, M.L. and Knowles, Christopher J. (1994) Asmmetric Hydrolysis of Chiral Nitriles by Rhodococcus-Rhodochrous NCI-11216 Nitrlase. Biotechnology Letters, 16 (1). pp. 41-46. ISSN 0141-5492. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)
The enantioselective potential of Rhodococcus rhodochrous NCIMB 11216 nitrilase has been measured, using a range of chiral nitriles with various C-2 group substitutions. The highest selectivity was achieved during the biotransformation of (+/-) 2-methylhexanitrile where the reaction appears enantiospecific for the (+) enantiomer.
|Subjects:||Q Science > QR Microbiology|
|Divisions:||Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Biosciences|
|Depositing User:||P. Ogbuji|
|Date Deposited:||26 Jun 2009 15:45|
|Last Modified:||28 May 2014 10:38|
|Resource URI:||https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/20220 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)|