Arabinoxylan degrading enzymes.

J.A. van der Wouw (Inventor), A.J.J. van Ooijen (Inventor), M.M.C. Gielkens (Inventor), L.H. de Graaff (Inventor), J. Visser (Inventor)

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Methods and expression constructs are provided for the cloning and overexpression of an arabinoxylan degrading enzyme of fungal origin in a selected microbial host cell. The enzyme is shown to be active in the degradation of water-insoluble solids obtained from maize. The enzyme can be used in the preparation of animal feed compositions, human food or in industrial processes.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO9606935
Priority date26/08/94
Publication statusPublished - 1996


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van der Wouw, J. A., van Ooijen, A. J. J., Gielkens, M. M. C., de Graaff, L. H., & Visser, J. (1996). Arabinoxylan degrading enzymes. (Patent No. WO9606935).