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Title Bio-inspired silicon-based materials / Paul M. Zelisko, editor.

Published Dordrecht : Springer, 2014.


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Physical description 1 online resource (viii, 127 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Series Advances in Silicon Science, 1875-3108 ; volume 5
Advances in silicon science ; volume 5.
Notes Includes index.
Contents 1 Silicon in a Biological Environment -- 2 The Role of Silicates in the Synthesis of Sugars Under Prebiotic Conditions -- 3 Protease-Mediated Hydrolysis and Condensation of Tetra- and Trialkoxysilanes -- 4 Bioinspired Silica for Enzyme Immobilisation: A Comparison with Traditional Methods -- 5 On The Immobilization of Candida Antarctica Lipase B onto Surface Modified Porous Silica Gel Particles -- 6 Enzymatic Modification and Polymerization of Siloxane-Containing Materials -- 7 Design and Thermal Properties of Interpenetrating and Intercrosslinked Biosilicate Materials -- 8 Bioactive Amino Acids, Peptides and Peptidomimetics Containing Silicon.
Summary The contributed volume addresses a wide range of topics including, but not limited to, biotechnology, synthetic chemistry, polymer chemistry and materials chemistry. The book will serve as a specialized review of the field of biologically inspired silicon-based structures. Researchers studying biologically inspired silicon materials chemistry will find this volume invaluable.
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed January 8, 2015).
Other author Zelisko, Paul M., editor.
Subject Silicon -- Biotechnology.
Silicon -- Physiological effect.
Enzymes -- Biotechnology.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9789401794398
9401794383 (print)
9789401794381 (print)
Standard Number 10.1007/978-94-017-9439-8