Biomass, Part B: Legnin, Pectin, and Chitin, Volume 161

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Willis Wood Scott Kellogg
Editor-in-Chiefs: John Abelson Melvin Simon
Hardcover ISBN: 9780121820626
eBook ISBN: 9780080882789
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th November 1988
Page Count: 574

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Table of Contents

Lignin: Preparation of Substrates of Ligninase:

J.R. Obst and T.K. Kirk, Isolation of Lignin.

J. Azuma and K. Tetsuo, Lignin-Carbohydrate Complexes from Various Sources.

R.L. Crawford and D.L. Crawford, 14[C]Lignin-Labeled Lignocelluloses and 14C-Labeled Milled Wood Lignins: Preparation, Characterization, and Uses.

B. Monties, Preparation of Dioxane Lignin Fractions by Acidolysis.

D.L. Crawford and A.L. Pometto III, Acid-Precipitable Polymeric Lignin: Production and Analysis.

K. Haider, H. Kern, and L. Ernst, Chemical Synthesis of Lignin Alcohols and Model Lignins Enriched with Carbon Isotopes.

F. Nakatsubo, Synthesis of Lignols and Related Compounds.

T.K. Kirk and G. Brunow, Synthetic 14C-Labeled Lignins.

Assays for Ligninases:

M.H. Gold, J.K. Glenn, and M. Alic, Use of Polymeric Dyes in Lignin Biodegradation Assays.

R.L. Kelley, Ligninolytic Activity of Phanerochaete chrysosporium Measured as Ethylene Production from ~ga-Keto-~gg-Methlylthiolbutyric Acid.

V. Huynh, R.L. Crawford, and A. Paszczynski, Assays for Extracellular Aromatic Methoxyl Cleaving Enzymes for the White-Rot Fungus Phanerochaete chysosporium.

Chemical Methods for Characterization of Lignin:

T.K. Kirk and J.R. Obst, Lignin Determination.

M. Tanahashi and T. Higuchiv, Chemical Degradation Methods for Characterization of Lignin.

C.-L. Chen, Characterization of Lignin by Oxidative Degradation: Use of Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectroscopy Technique.

C.-L. Chen and D. Robert, Characterization of Lignin by 1H and 13C NMR Spectroscopy.

Chromatographic Methods for Lignin and Related Com


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Willis Wood Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Michigan State University, East Lansing, U.S.A.

Scott Kellogg Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Salk Institute Biotechnology/Industrial Associates, Inc., San Diego, California, U.S.A.

About the Editor-in-Chiefs

John Abelson Editor-in-Chief

Affiliations and Expertise

California Institute of Technology, Division of Biology, Pasadena, U.S.A.

Melvin Simon Editor-in-Chief

Affiliations and Expertise

The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA