Essays about: "Biotechnology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 174 essays containing the word Biotechnology.

  1. 1. Real time estimations of kLa and viscosity in a fermentation pilot plant

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Arvid Norberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Oxygen transfer; Viscosity; Fermentation; Biotechnology; Direct method; kLa; OUR; DO; Online monitoring; Soft sensor; Fungus; Fungal fermentation; A. oryzae; A. niger; Herschel-Bulkley; Power law; Shear thinning; Novozymes; Enzymes; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Fermentation is a process that utilizes live microorganisms to produce different biological products such as enzymes. The oxygen mass transfer rate is often the limiting factor in aerobic fermentations and thereby an important process parameter. READ MORE

  2. 2. Avenanthramides as a means to slow rancidity development in oats

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Bioteknik (master); Lunds universitet/Bioteknik (CI)

    Author : Wing Tung Lo; [2022]
    Keywords : avenanthramides; rancidification; lipid oxidation; oats; antioxidants; biotechnology; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Cereal grains are an important staple in many diets across the globe. Being one of the most cultivated cereal crops worldwide, especially in Nordic countries, oats are known to have a high dietary fibre content and a nutritional value that makes them highly beneficial for human health. READ MORE

  3. 3. A case study: Market Analysis of Aspirable; a tool for permanent smoking cessation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Eirini Kotsidou; [2022]
    Keywords : Case study; Market analysis; biotechnology; smoking; smoking cessation; breathalyzer;

    Abstract : When examining data and statistics one thing is very clear. Smoking tobacco is causing a lot of different problems both in an individual’s health and in the society. Even though there is abundant evidence regarding its hazardous consequences, tobacco holds still a lot of users under its influence. READ MORE

  4. 4. Characterization of ulvan polysaccharide degrading enzymes from Wenyingzhuangia fucanilytica

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Bioteknik; Lunds universitet/Bioteknik (master)

    Author : Erik Apelqvist; [2022]
    Keywords : Enzyme; Enzymatic characterization; Recombinant protein producaiton; Protien purification; E. coli; W. fucanilytica; Transformation; Overexpression; Seaweed; Ulvan; Polysaccharides; biotechnology; Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to fully characterize the enzyme WFp-105, including bioinformatic analysis, structural modeling, full activity and stability characterization and product determination. As well as for the enzyme WFp-37; optimize protein production in regard to expression strains and cultivation temperature, analyzing the genomic context as well as performing an initial activity detection. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comprehensive Study on Aptamers and Aptamer-based Assays

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Axel Truedson; Márta Sundström; Christoffer Eriksson; Andreas Bergfeldt; Matilda Jägare Lindvall; Caroline Normann; [2022]
    Keywords : Aptamer; Biotechnology; Detection method; Biosensor; Molecular recognition; Antibodies; Aptamerer; Bioteknik; Detektionsmetod; Biosensor; Molekylär igenkänning; Antikroppar;

    Abstract : Antibodies are the gold standard molecular recognition elements and a cornerstone of molecular biology. They are used in immunoassays to precisely measure a specific analyte, but certain targets are especially challenging. Difficult targets include small molecules and molecules that do not induce an immune response. READ MORE