Cellulase families and their genes

Jonathan Knowles, Päivi Lehtovaara, Tuula Teeri

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Cellulases play a central role in the recycling of lignocellulose. Molecular biology is now helping to unravel the complex enzymology of cellulose hydrolysis and giving information that will be of use both for the improvement of existing processes and for the development of completely new areas.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)255-261
JournalTrends in Biotechnology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 1987
MoE publication typeA2 Review article in a scientific journal


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