Chapter 10: Enzymatic Depolymerization of Plant Cell Wall Hemicelluloses

Stephen R. Decker, Matti Siika-Aho, Liisa Viikari

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Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationBiomass Recalcitrance: Deconstructing the Plant Cell Wall for Bioenergy
EditorsM. E. Himmel
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)1405163607, 9781405163606
StatePublished - 2009

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/CH-270-44217


  • Cell wall depolymerizing β-xylanases
  • Enzymatic depolymerization of plant cell wall hemicelluloses
  • Enzymatic hydrolysis of residual hemicellulose
  • Hemicellulase types, activities, and specificities
  • Other cell wall depolymerizing glycosyl hydrolases

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