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Volume 2

 

Polyisoprenoids

Volume editors: Tanetoshi Koyama and Alexander Steinbüchel
Volume 2 focusses on polyisoprenoids. Most aspects of this volume are devoted to natural polyisoprenoids such as for example: Natural rubber and  Gutta Percha. These natural polyisoprenoids are compared to synthetic rubbers. Topics included are:  Structures / Occurrence / Biosynthesis routes / Biochemical polymerization / Biological functions / Properties / Biodegradation of natural rubber / Biodegradation of synthetic rubber / Biotechnological versus chemical recycling / Biotechnological desulfurization
 

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