Applications of Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology by Viktor NedovicApplications of Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology by Viktor Nedovic

Applications of Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology

EditorViktor Nedovic

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Cell immobilisation biotechnology is a multidisciplinary area, shown to have an important impact on many scientific subdisciplines - including biomedicine, pharmacology, cosmetology, food and agricultural sciences, beverage production, industrial waste treatment, analytical applications, biologics production. "Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology" is an outcome of the editors' intention to collate the extensive and widespread information on fundamental aspects and applications of immobilisation/encapsulation biotechnology into a comprehensive reference work and to provide an overview of the most recent results and developments in this domain.Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology is divided into the two book volumes, FOBI 8A and FOBI 8B. The FOBI 8A volume, Fundamentals of Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology, is dedicated to fundamental aspects of cell immobilisation while the FOBI 8B volume, Applications of Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology, deals with diverse applications of this technology. This volume consists of 33 chapters that are arranged into 5 parts: Tissue engineering, Microencapsulation for disease treatment, Food and beverage applications, Industrial biochemical production, Environmental and agricultural applications. Audience: This book is intended to cover the needs and to be the essential resource for both academic and industrial communities interested in cell immobilisation biotechnology. An integrated approach to "biological" and "engineering/technology" aspects is pursued to reach an even wider audience such as specialists in biomedicine, pharmacy, microbiology, biology, food technology, agriculture, environmental protection, chemical, biochemical and tissue engineering who seek a broad view on cell immobilisation/encapsulation applications.Reviews: "Selected experts in different fields have contributed to this volume. A large number of references are presented at the end of each chapter providing by this way an additional source of information. By its structure, this book is very useful to get a complete overview on various aspects of cell immibilisation/encapsulation applications. It is well adapted for beginners or confirmed scientists in cell immobilisation technology." A. Durieux and A. Van Landschoot in Cerevisia vol. 31, NI-2006.
Title:Applications of Cell Immobilisation BiotechnologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:579 pagesPublished:October 28, 2010Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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PART 1 - TISSUE ENGINEERINGBio-artificial organs: The example of artificial pancreas by Claudio Nastruzzi, Giovanni Luca, Giuseppe Basta and Riccardo CalafioreBioartificial pancreas: an update by Ales Prokop and Jeffrey M. DavidsonBioartificial skin by Barbara Zavan, Roberta Cortivo, Paola Brun, Carolin Tonello and Giovanni AbatangeloBioartificial liver by Clare SeldenTissue-engineered blood vessels and the future of tissue substitutes by Lucie Germain, Karina Laflamme and François A. AugerTissue engineering of cartilage and myocardium by Bojana Obradovic, Milica Radisic and Gordana Vunjak-NovakovicTissue engineered heart by Kristyn S. Masters and Brenda K. MannBone tissue engineering by Pankaj Sharma, Sarah Cartmell and Alicia J. El HajStem cells - potential for tissue engineering by M. Minhaj Siddiqui and Anthony AtalaPART 2 - MICROENCAPSULATION FOR DISEASE TREATMENTChallenges in cell encapsulation by Gorka Orive, Rosa Mª Hernández, Alicia R. Gascón and José Luis PedrazProtein therapeutic delivery using encapsulated cell platform by Marcelle MachlufCell encapsulation therapy for malignant gliomas by Anne Mari Rokstad, Rolf Bjerkvig, Terje Espevik and Morten Lund-JohansenGene therapy using encapsulated cells by Gonzalo HortelanoArtificial cells for blood substitutes, enzyme therapy, cell therapy and drug delivery by Thomas Ming Swi ChangPART 3 - FOOD AND BEVERAGE APPLICATIONSBeer production using immobilised cells by Viktor Nedovic, Ronnie Willaert, Ida Leskosek-Cukalovic, Bojana Obradovic and Branko BugarskiApplication of immobilisation technology to cider production: a review by Alain Durieux, Xavier Nicolay and Jean-Paul SimonWine production by immobilised cell systems by Charles Divies and Remy CachonImmobilised cell technologies for the dairy industry by Christophe Lacroix, Franck Grattepanche, Yann Doleyres and Dirk BergmaierFood bioconversions and metabolite production by P. Heather PilkingtonImmobilised-cell technology and meat processing by Linda Saucier and Claude P. ChampagneBioflavouring of foods and beverages by Ronnie Willaert, Hubert Verachtert, Karen Van Den Bremt, Freddy Delvaux and Guy DerdelinckxPART 4 - INDUSTRIAL BIOCHEMICAL PRODUCTIONProduction of ethanol using immobilised cell bioreactor systems by Argyrios Margaritis and Peter M. KilonzoProduction of biopharmaceuticals through microbial cell immobilisation by Tajalli KeshavarzProduction of biologics from animal cell cultures by James Warnock and Mohamed Al-RubeaiStabilisation of probiotic microorganisms by Helmut Viernstein, Josef Raffalt and Diether PolheimGrowth of insect and plant cells immobilised using electrified liquid jets by Mattheus F. A. GoosenPlant cell immobilisation applications by Ryan Soderquist and James M. LeePART 5 - ENVIRONMENTAL AND AGRICULTURAL APPLICATIONSWastewater treatment by immobilised cell systems by Hiroaki UemotoImmobilised cell strategies for the treatment of soil and groundwaters by Ludo DielsApplication of immobilised cells for air pollution control by Marc A. DeshussesArtificial seeds by Eugene Khor and Chiang Shiong LohSpermatozoal microencapsulation for use in artificial insemination of farm animals by Raymond L. Nebel and Richard G. SaackeBiosensors with immobilised microbial cells using amperometric and thermal detection principles by Ján Tkác, Vladimír Stefuca and Peter Gemeiner