Hydrolysis of oils by using immobilized lipase enzyme: A review

V. Ramachandra Murty, Jayadev Bhat, P. K.A. Muniswaran

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This review focuses on the use of immobilized lipase technology for the hydrolysis of oils. The importance of lipase catalyzed fat splitting process, the various immobilization procedures, kinetics, deactivation kinetics, New immobilized lipases for chiral resolution, reactor configurations, and process considerations are all reviewed and discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)57-66
Number of pages10
JournalBiotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2002


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioengineering
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Biomedical Engineering

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