Engineering Principles in Biotechnology

Engineering Principles in Biotechnology book coverThis book is a short introduction to the engineering principles of harnessing the vast potential of microorganisms, and animal and plant cells in making biochemical products. It was written for scientists who have no background in engineering, and for engineers with minimal background in biology.

Engineers are eased into biochemical reactions and life scientists are exposed to the technology of production using cells. This book includes coverage of reactors, oxygen transfer and scale up, cell culture, and stem cells and synthetic biology. It also deals with product purification and then later chromatography, the modern workhorse of bioseparation.

Drawing on principles from engineering and life sciences, this book is for practitioners in biotechnology and bioengineering.

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Cell Culture Bioprocess Engineering

Cell culture bioprocess engineeringThis reference guide is designed for industrial practitioners of mammalian cell cultivation for the production of biologics. It is the culmination of two decades of accumulated expertise, practical know-how and best practices in cell culture technology. Topics covered include: fundamentals of cell-biology and physiology, process engineering principles in stoichiometry, reactor kinetics and scale up. This unique reference manual combines the most current academic research with the very practical setting of today's industrial laboratories. The books aims to benefit Scientists and engineers in the field, working to maximize and troubleshoot production under real-life constraints.

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Genomics and Systems Biology of Mammalian Cell Culture (Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology)

Genomics and systems biology of mammalian cell cultureAdvances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology reviews actual trends in modern biotenchnology.

Special volumes are dedicated to selected topics which focus on new biotechnological products and new processes for their synthesiss and purification. They give the state-of-the-art of a topic in a comprehensive way thus being a valuable source for the next 3-5 years. It also discusses new discoveries and applications.

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