Bioconversion of plant raw materials - biotechnology advancement: Finnish-Soviet Seminar

Marja-Leena Niku-Paavola (Editor)

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The proceedings of the seventh Finnish-Soviet seminar on "Bioconversion of plant raw materials" are presented as seventeen papers. These papers concern technological, biochemical and microbiological aspects of the bioconversion of lignocellulosic materials. The properties of the microbes and enzymes involved are described. Enzymatic pretreatments for food and feed materials are introduced. Biotechnical applications for the pulp and paper industry are presented. Techniques in mushroom cultivation are reported.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEspoo
PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Number of pages243
ISBN (Print)951-38-3952-4
Publication statusPublished - 1991
MoE publication typeD6 Edited professional books
EventBioconversion of plant raw materials – biotechnology advancement: 7th Finnish-Soviet Seminar - Mustio, Finland
Duration: 14 Mar 199016 Mar 1990

Publication series

SeriesVTT Symposium


  • lignocellulose
  • degradation
  • microorganisms
  • biomass
  • enzymes


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