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nitrilase activity

Known as: acetonitrilase activity, benzonitrilase activity, nitrile aminohydrolase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: a nitrile + H2O = a carboxylate + NH3. Acts on a wide range of aromatic nitriles including (indole-3-yl)-acetonitrile and… Expand
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2018
2018
Iminodiacetic acid (IDA) is widely used as an intermediate in the manufacturing of chelating agents, glyphosate herbicides and… Expand
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2018
2018
Nitrile hydrolyzing moderate halophilic bacterium Halomonas sp. IIIMB2797 was isolated from Sambhar Lake, India. Maximum cell… Expand
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2015
2015
In recent years, nitrilases from fungus have received increasing attention, and most of the studies are performed on nitrilases… Expand
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2014
2014
Plants naturally produce cyanide (CN) which is maintained at low levels in their cells by a process of rapid assimilation… Expand
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2012
2012
Isonicotinic acid (INA) is an important pyridine derivative used in the manufacture of isoniazid (antituberculosatic drug) and… Expand
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2011
2011
The objective of this work is to investigate the effects of the medium components including carbon sources, nitrogen sources and… Expand
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2003
2003
The filamentous fungus Fusarium lateritium produces cyanide hydratase when grown in the presence of cyanide. The cyanide… Expand
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2003
2003
A rapid, simple and sensitive fluorometric assay method for the determination of nitrilase activity is described. 3-Cyanopyridine… Expand
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1986
1986
We found two kinds of benzonitrilases, designated benzonitrilases A and B, in a cell extract of Arthrobacter sp. strain J-1 grown… Expand
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1976
1976
Eighteen strains of Bacteria from the genus Bacillus, Bacteridium, Micrococcus and Brevibacterium were isolated. They have a very… Expand
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