Enzymes from solvent-tolerant microbes: useful biocatalysts for non-aqueous enzymology

Critical Reviews in Biotechnology
Anshu Gupta, S K Khare

Abstract

Solvent-tolerant microbes are a newly emerging class that possesses the unique ability to thrive in the presence of organic solvents. Their enzymes adapted to mediate cellular and metabolic processes in a solvent-rich environment and are logically stable in the presence of organic solvents. Enzyme catalysis in non-aqueous/low-water media is finding increasing applications for the synthesis of industrially important products, namely peptides, esters, and other trans-esterification products. Solvent stability, however, remains a prerequisite for employing enzymes in non-aqueous systems. Enzymes, in general, get inactivated or give very low rates of reaction in non-aqueous media. Thus, early efforts, and even some recent ones, have aimed at stabilization of enzymes in organic media by immobilization, surface modifications, mutagenesis, and protein engineering. Enzymes from solvent-tolerant microbes appear to be the choicest source for studying solvent-stable enzymes because of their unique ability to survive in the presence of a range of organic solvents. These bacteria circumvent the solvent's toxic effects by virtue of various adaptations, e.g. at the level of the cytoplasmic membrane, by degradation and transformation of solven...Continue Reading

References

Jul 7, 1978·Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta·S TaketaniH Katsuki
Nov 1, 1978·Journal of Biochemistry·T Oka, K Morihara
Jul 1, 1992·Biotechnology Progress·J S Dordick
Jan 15, 1992·European Journal of Biochemistry·M N Gupta
Apr 1, 1991·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·Hermann J HeipieperH J Rehm
Sep 1, 1980·Journal of Biochemistry·T Oka, K Morihara
Jan 1, 1995·Critical Reviews in Biotechnology·G J Salter, D B Kell
Jul 1, 1995·Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry·H NakajimaRikizo Aono
Sep 1, 1994·Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry·T KomatsuK Horikoshi
Oct 1, 1993·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·F J WeberJan A M de Bont
Jan 1, 1996·Trends in Biotechnology·C KatoK Horikoshi
Feb 15, 1996·Enzyme and Microbial Technology·I GillE N Vulfson
Oct 29, 1996·Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta·F J Weber, Jan A M de Bont
Feb 14, 1997·The Journal of Biological Chemistry·J L RamosA Fernández-Barrero
Feb 1, 1997·Biochemical Society Transactions·J Bosley
Jan 22, 1998·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·M J HuertasJ L Ramos
Jun 27, 1998·Journal of Bacteriology·J L RamosAna Segura
Sep 23, 1998·Trends in Biotechnology·K E Jaeger, M T Reetz
Oct 23, 1998·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·S Isken, Jan A M de Bont
Jul 10, 1999·Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry·G G PerroneI J McFarlane
Jun 14, 2000·Current Opinion in Biotechnology·D H Pieper, W Reineke
Oct 13, 2000·Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology·Mark T BustardPhillip C Wright
Feb 24, 2001·Nature·A M Klibanov
Jul 27, 2002·Annual Review of Microbiology·Juan L RamosAna Segura
Aug 6, 2002·Research in Microbiology·Yogita N Sardessai, Saroj Bhosle
Sep 7, 2002·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Mark T BustardPhillip C Wright
Sep 27, 2002·Chembiochem : a European Journal of Chemical Biology·Mattias PerssonPatrick Adlercreutz
May 6, 2003·Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry·Noriyuki DoukyuRikizo Aono
Oct 11, 2003·Biotechnology Advances·R SharmaU C Banerjee
Jun 5, 2004·Biotechnology Progress·Yogita N Sardessai, Saroj Bhosle
Jun 23, 2004·European Journal of Biochemistry·M N Gupta, Ipsita Roy
Sep 21, 2004·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Tadamasa FukushimaRon Usami
Mar 15, 2005·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Grit NeumannHermann J Heipieper
Apr 16, 2005·Journal of Chromatography. a·Anshu GuptaM N Gupta
May 24, 2005·Analytical Biochemistry·Raja Noor Zaliha R A RahmanAbu Bakar Salleh
Sep 10, 2005·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·Lindsey E NielsenKenneth W Nickerson
Sep 13, 2005·Bioresource Technology·Anshu GuptaM N Gupta
Oct 20, 2005·Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering·Hiroyasu Ogino, H Ishikawa
Oct 20, 2005·Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering·Ivanka KaradzicNobuaki Fujiwara
Oct 20, 2005·Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering·Kyung-Su NaJunichi Kato
Oct 21, 2005·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Zileena ZahirJonathan J Dennis
Dec 8, 2005·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·Nick J P WierckxJan Wery
Oct 1, 1994·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·Hiroyasu OginoH Ishikawa
Dec 1, 1995·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·Hiroyasu OginoH Ishikawa
Jun 8, 2006·Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology·Balsam T MohammadMark T Bustard
Jun 14, 2006·Protein Expression and Purification·Moohamad Ropaning SulongMahiran Basri
Jul 6, 2006·Applied and Environmental Microbiology·Fei TaoCui Qing Ma
Jul 25, 2006·Trends in Microbiology·Ping XuCui Qing Ma
Oct 31, 2006·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Hamid Reza Karbalaei-HeidariMohammad Ali Amoozegar
Jan 12, 2007·Molecular BioSystems·Lawrence H Pinto, Robert A Lamb
Jan 31, 2007·Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology·Hermann J HeipieperFriedhelm Meinhardt
May 12, 2007·Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology·Raja Noor Zaliha Raja Abd RahmanMahiran Basri
May 25, 2007·Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications·Hiroyasu OginoHaruo Ishikawa

Citations

Nov 28, 2012·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Diya Alsafadi, Francesca Paradisi
Feb 24, 2010·Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology·Sasithorn UttatreeJittima Charoenpanich
Dec 30, 2011·Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology·Ramachandran Sivaramakrishnan, Karuppan Muthukumar
Jan 17, 2014·Journal of Chemical Biology·Ahmad Abolpour HomaeiRoberto Stevanato
Jan 17, 2012·Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling·Diana LousaCláudio M Soares
Aug 20, 2010·Environmental Technology·Ram Karan, S K Khare
May 6, 2011·Acta Crystallographica. Section F, Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications·Heejin HwangT Doohun Kim
Apr 4, 2012·Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering·Michael J LiszkaD S Clark
Oct 20, 2010·International Journal of Molecular Sciences·Raja Noor Zaliha Raja Abd RahmanMahiran Basri
Sep 16, 2014·Molecules : a Journal of Synthetic Chemistry and Natural Product Chemistry·Eunjin JangT Doohun Kim
Jan 29, 2016·Archives of Microbiology·Mulla Azmatunnisa BegumChintalapati Venkata Ramana
Jan 15, 2016·Biological Procedures Online·Ashok KumarPankaj Kumar Arora
Aug 25, 2015·International Journal of Biological Macromolecules·B A Kikani, S P Singh
Aug 29, 2009·Letters in Applied Microbiology·R Gaur, S K Khare
Jul 11, 2014·International Journal of Biological Macromolecules·Noha M Mesbah, Juergen Wiegel
Nov 1, 2011·Analytical Biochemistry·Seulgi KimT Doohun Kim
Oct 23, 2014·Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology·Shiv Shankar, Ryali Seeta Laxman
May 5, 2016·Microbial Biotechnology·Carla C C R de Carvalho
Oct 21, 2016·Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions·Asmaa R Abdel-HamedNoha M Mesbah
Sep 5, 2017·Molecules : a Journal of Synthetic Chemistry and Natural Product Chemistry·Marita G PereiraMaria de Lourdes T M Polizeli
Feb 23, 2018·World Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology·Andres AguirreSalvador Peiru
Nov 18, 2016·PloS One·Leyre Sánchez-BarrionuevoEncarnación Mellado
Nov 22, 2018·Preparative Biochemistry & Biotechnology·Ayesha SadafS K Khare

Related Concepts

Bioremediation
Enzyme Stability
Solvents
Bacterial Physiological Phenomena
Biocatalysis
Plasma Membrane
Sterol esterase
Cholesterol Oxidase
Environment
Immobilization

Related Feeds

Bioremediation (ASM)

Bioremediation is the treatment and removal of harmful pollutants or contaminants through the use of microorganisms. Discover the latest research here.