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Cellulose synthase

(Science: enzyme plant biology) a enzyme which assembles sugar molecules into cellulose (a major component of the cell walls of plant cells).


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The Fiber Disease

Donkeys please black out! Systematic survey on crystalline features of algal celluloses Source: Publisher Springer Netherlands ISSN 0969-0239 (Print) 1572-882X (Online) Subject Chemistry and Materials Science Issue Volume 4, Number 2 / June, 1997 DOI 10.1023/A:1018427604670 ...

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by RANDY
Mon Jan 15, 2007 11:07 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... from that of the microorganism responsible for synthesizing the enzyme and utilizing the hydrolytic products. For enzymatic hydrolysis of natural celluloses, several determinants of hydrolysis rate have been proposed, including crystallinity, degree of polymerization, particle size, pore volume, ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Wed Dec 20, 2006 9:34 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... dark spots which are colloidal gold bound to cellobiohydrolase I which is specific for cellulose. x-ray diffraction analysis of 4 cyanobacterial celluloses Multiple alignment of amino acid sequences from 17 prokaryotic cellulose synthase homologues with CesA sequences from A. thaliana, G. hirsutum, ...

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by J Jill
Tue Jan 31, 2006 1:00 am
 
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