In biochemistry, a cross-linked enzyme aggregate is an immobilized enzyme prepared via crosslinking of the physical enzyme aggregates with a difunctional cross-linker. They can be used as stereoselective industrial biocatalysts.
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... The use of cross-linked enzyme crystals (CLECs) as industrial biocatalysts was pioneered by Altus Biologics in the 1990s ... solvents and proteolysis than the corresponding soluble enzyme or lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder ... CLECs are robust, highly active immobilized enzymes of controllable particle size, varying from 1 to 100 micrometer ...
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