Sample Chapters - Biotechnology

Biotechnology - Eds. Horst W. Doelle, Stefan Rokem, Marin Berovic


Fundamentals in Biotechnology

Microbial Cell Culture

Algal Cell Culture

Plant Cell Culture

Mammalian Cell Culture

Cell Thermodynamics and Energy Metabolism

Basic Strategies of Cell Metabolism

The Importance of Microbial Culture Collections and Gene Banks in Biotechnology

Biosafety in Biotechnology


Microbial Chemistry

A Concise History Of Biotechnology - Some Key Determinants

Methods in Biotechnology

Instrumentation and Control of Bioprocesses

Chemical Methods Applied to Biotechnology

Physical Methods Applied to Biotechnology

Mathematical Modeling in Biotechnology


Molecular Biotechnology : Application in Livestock System

Methods in Gene Engineering

Genetic Manipulation of Bacteria

Genetic Engineering Of Fungal Cells

Genetic Engineering of Algal Species

Genetic Engineering of Plants

Genetic Engineering of Mammalian Cells

Protein Engineering

Health and Gene Sciences

GMO - Technology and Malnutrition - Public Sector Responsibility and Failure

New opportunities revealed by biotechnological Exploration of Extremophiles

The Challenges of Genetic Information

Principles of Metabolic Engineering

Bioprocess Engineering - Bioprocess Analysis through Calorimetry and Biothermodynamics


Upstream Processing - Sterilization in Bioprocess Technology

Downstream Processing of Proteins Using Foam Fractionation

Process Optimization Strategies for Biotechnology Products: From Discovery to Production

Microbial Dynamic Transformation


Plant Cell Bioreactors

Pichia Pastoris: A Platform Organism to Produce Proteins

Bioreactors and Cultivation Systems for Cell and Tissue Culture

Stem Cell Bioreactors

Bubble Columns And Airlift Bioreactors

Industrial Biotechnology

Enzyme Production

Production of Alcoholic Beverages

Production of Organic Acids

Production of Antibiotics

Bioplastic and Biopolymer Production

Production of Biosurfactants

Industrial Recombinant Protein Production

Biopesticide Production

Secondary Products from Plant Tissue Cultures

Industrial Mycology


The Industrial Use of Enzymes

Production of Heterologous Hydrolysis Enzymes within Crop Biomass for Biofuel Ethanol

Special Processes For Products, Fuel and Energy

Bio-Refineries-Concept for Sustainability and Human Development

Nutriceuticals from Mushrooms

Mushroom Production

Pharmaceuticals from Algae


Natural Food Colorants

Production of Alcohol for Fuel and Organic Solvent

Biotechnological Applications of Acetic Acid Bacteria in Food Production

A carbon-negative model for production of feed and fuel from biomass

Integrated Thermo-Biorefinery

The Next Generation of Biofuels - A New Approach to the Production of Biofuels

Plant Genome Mapping: Strategies And Applications

Biomass Feedstocks

Suggestions For Improving Cellulosic Biomass Refining

Biohydrogen - The Microbiological Production Of Hydrogen Fuel

Processing, Consumption and Effects of Probiotic Microorganisms

Agricultural Biotechnology

Fermented Foods and Their Processing

Essentials of Nitrogen Fixation Biotechnology

Crop Protection through Pest-Resistant Genes

Composting Agricultural and Industrial Wastes

Silage for Animal Feed

Transgenic Plants

Transgenic Technologies for Animals as Bioreactors

Plant Breeding and Molecular Farming

Biotechnology and Agrobiodiversity

The Economics of Agrobiotechnology

Conventional Plant Breeding for Higher Yields and Pest Resistance

Transgenic Vegetable Crops For Managing Insect Pests and Fungal and Viral Diseases

Farmers and Plant Genetic Resources

The Role Of Plant Genomics In Biotechnology

Role Of Plant Hormones In Legume Nodulation

Marine Biotechnology

Molecular Aspects Of Steroid Action In Marine Fishes

Marine Microbial Enzymes

Biotechnological tools in fish health Management

Molecular Tools for Improving Seafood Safety

Marine Natural Products Biotechnology

Molecular Tools for the Study of Marine Microbial Diversity

Bioremediation in the Marine Environment

Biotechnology of Archaea

Viable But NonCulturable Bacteria in the Marine Environment and the Biotechnological Tools to Detect Them

Extending Integrated Fish Farming Technologies To Mariculture In China

Environmental Biotechnology - Socio-Economic Strategies for Sustainability

Recycling Livestock Excreta in Integrated Farming Systems

Recycling of Agro-Industrial Wastes Through Cleaner Technology

Urban Rooftop Microfarms

Biomass and Organic Waste Conversion to Food, Feed, Fuel, Fertilizer, Energy and Commodity Products

Health and Environmental Aspects of Recycled Water

Microorganisms as Catalysts for the Decontamination of Ecosystems and Detoxification of Organic Chemicals


Biodegradation of Xenobiotics

Sustainable Aquaculture: Concept or Practice

Biogas as Renewable Energy from Organic Waste

Biodiversity: The Impact of Biotechnology

Biotechnology in the Environment: Potential Effects on Biodiversity

Bioremediation: an Overview

Microbial Resource Management: The Road to Go for Environmental Biotechnology

Appropriate and Inappropriate Biotechnology for Developing Countries

Vermiculture Industry In Circular Economy

Bio-Cultural Diversity and Medicine

Blood: The Essence of Humanity

Compulsory License Regimes For Public Health In Europe

Medical Mycology

Lysine Biosynthesis In Bacteria- An Unchartered Pathway For Novel Antibiotic Design

Antibody Based Protein Research In Human Pathology

Contribution of Biochemistry to Medicine: Medical Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry

Abzymes - A Challenge For The Medical Biotechnology And Public Health

The Role Of Phytobiotechnology In Public Health

Medical Biotechnology-Modern Development

Bioinformatics on Post Genomic Era-> From Genomes to Systems Biology

Gene Therapy

Tissue Engineering: Advances in Organ Replacement

The Nanostructure of the Nervous System and the Impact of Nanotechnology on Neuroscience

TP53 Gene and P53 Protein as Targets in Cancer Management and therapy

Plant-Made Vaccines- The Past, Present and Future

Transgenic Mice in Immunobiology

Nanomedicine and Medical Nanorobotics

Role of Xenobiotic Metabolism in Drug Discovery and Development

From Gene to Clinical Product: An Overview of GMP Requirements Associated to the Development of New Biotherapeutics, in a Multiprocess/Multiproduct Facility

The Impact of Patents on Medical Biotechnology

Biofilm of Medical Importance

Human Genetic Data Banks: From Consent To Commercialization an Overview of Current Concerns and Conundrums

The Status of the Extracorporeal Embryo [Stem Cells]

Bioterrorism by Biotechnology: Implications For Clinical Medicine

Human Papillomavirus-Mediated Transformation Of The Anogential Tract

Social, Educational and Political Aspects of Biotechnology - An Overview and an Appraisal of Biotechnology in a Changing World

Some Social, Educational and Political Aspects of Biotechnology

Public Policy Responses to Biotechnology

Inventions, Patents and Morality

The Regulation of Genetically Modified Food

Biotechnology Education

Biotechnology in Rural Area

Art Biotechnology and the Culture of Peace

Why Genetic Modification Arouses Concerns: Social, Cultural And Political Impacts

Gender Relations in Local Plant Genetic Resource-Management and Conservation

Biowarfare and Bioterrorism: The Dark Side of Biotechnology

Social Factors in the Treatment and Reuse of Organic Wastes in Developing Countries

Potentials of Bioenergy from the Sago Industries in Malaysia

The Pacific Islands: A Natural Treasurehouse Of Bioresources and Island Biotechnology

The Role Of Microbial Resources Centers And UNESCO In The Development Of Biotechnology

Biotechnological Activities Of The Mircens – History, Training And Research Until 2002

Biological Nitrogen Fixation

History And Achievements Of The Culture Collection And Patent Mircen Braunschweig[Germany]

The Ex Situ Conservation Of Microorganisms: Aiming At A Certified Quality Management

Mircen-Bites Ljubljana: Cooperation For Research, Education And Development

Microbiological Resources Centre (MIRCEN) at The Chinese University Of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong (1991-2003)