Cellulases

Known as: Cellulases [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A family of glycosidases that hydrolyse crystalline CELLULOSE into soluble sugar molecules. Within this family there are a variety of enzyme subtypes… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Many microorganisms contain cellulases that are important for plant cell wall degradation and overall soil ecosystem functioning… (More)
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2012
Review
2012
Cellulolytic enzymes have been the subject of renewed interest owing to their potential role in the conversion of plant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Microbial cellulases have shown their potential application in various industries including pulp and paper, textile, laundry… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Pretreatment of lignocellulosic materials may result in the release of inhibitors and deactivators of cellulose enzyme hydrolysis… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
There is a major international effort to develop renewable alternatives to fossil fuels. One approach is to produce a liquid fuel… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
Lignocellulosic biomass is a renewable and abundant resource with great potential for bioconversion to value-added bioproducts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Trichoderma reesei is the main industrial source of cellulases and hemicellulases used to depolymerize biomass to simple sugars… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The intestinal flagellates of termites produce cellulases that contribute to cellulose digestion of their host termites. However… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Previous dogma has maintained that cellulose, ingested by xylophagous or herbivorous animals, is digested by cellulolytic… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
The structural complexity and rigidity of cellulosic substrates have given rise to a phenomenal diversity of degradative enzymes… (More)
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