Biosynthetic Enzymes of Marine Natural Products - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128139592

Biosynthetic Enzymes of Marine Natural Products, Volume 604

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Bradley Moore
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128139592
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st June 2018
Page Count: 412
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Table of Contents

1. Chemoenzymatic synthesis of starting materials and characterization of halogenases requiring acyl carrier protein tethered substrates
Agarwal Vinayak
2. Assaying biradical aryl coupling activity of CYP450 enzymes
Agarwal Vinayak
3. Characterization and application of marine microbial omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid synthesis
Eric Allen
4. Catalase-related allene oxide synthase: on a biosynthetic route to fatty acid cyclopentenones
Alan Brash
5. Haloalkane dehalogenases from marine microorganisms
Jiri Damborsky
6. DMSP lyase in bacteria
Mishtu Dey
7. Characterization and application of bacterial SAM-dependent chlorinase
Alessandra S. Eustaquio
8. Enzymes and products of lipoxygenase pathways in marine diatoms
Angelo Fontana
9. Cobalamin-dependent C-methyltransferases from sponge microbes
Michael Freeman
10. Protocols for isolating genomic DNA and characterizing natural product biosynthesis genes from marine cyanobacteria
William H. Gerwick
11. Sesterterpene ophiobolin biosynthesis in marine fungi
Kui Hong
12. Characterization of PL-7 alginate lyases from marine organisms and their application
Akira Inoue
13. Marine cyanobacterial non-heme Fe-dependent halogenases
Liu Xinyu
14. Characterization and biochemical assays of Streptomyces vanadium-dependent chloroperoxidases
Bradley Moore
15. Expression, Purification, and Characterization of the Debrominase Bmp8
Bradley Moore
16. Characterization and application of sponge silicatein
Dan Morse
17. Coral 8R-lipoxygenase
Marcia Newcomer


Biosynthetic Enzymes of Marine Natural Products highlights experimental methods on diverse marine enzymes involved in the construction of bioactive natural product molecules. These detailed protocols are written by experts who actively study and apply marine enzymes in biosynthesis and biotechnology.

Key Features

  • Subject not before covered in a methods book
  • Authority and expertise of the contributors


Biochemists, chemists, microbiologists, marine scientists, protein chemists, biotechnology, chemical biologists, blue biotech, natural product chemists, drug discovery


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Bradley Moore Serial Volume Editor

Bradley S. Moore is a Professor at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego, CA, USA