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 (sĕl′ə-bī′ōs′, -ōz′)
A disaccharide that is produced from the partial hydrolysis of cellulose.


(ˌsɛləʊˈbaɪəʊz) or


(Biochemistry) a disaccharide obtained by the hydrolysis of cellulose by cellulase. Formula: C12H22O11
[C20: from cellulose + bi-1 + -ose2]
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The presence of readily metabolizable carbon sources like glucose, cellobiose, xylobiose, or xylose represses the synthesis of xylanase enzymes for the utilization of certain carbon sources such as xylan or cellulose and the process is known as catabolite repression.
b-glucosaminidase is sensitive to cropping systems and involves in the degradation of plant components such as cellobiose, melobiose, and chitin (Sotomayor-Ramirez et al.
All strains could ferment galactose, cellobiose and mannitol, whereas none of them could utilize starch.
0007 mU/mg/ml) of B-glucosidase using cellobiose as a substrate, indicating that much of the activity demonstrated in this study may be against larger or more complex oligomers.
isoleucine, leucine, methionine, phenylalanine, glycine, tryptophan, cysteine, and tyrosine) and carbohydrates (trehalose, maltose, cellobiose, and fructose) that was consistent with the omnivorous or scavenging habits of the animal.
stipitis does not require the addition of vitamins to the fermentation of xylose and it is able to use different sugars as substrates, such as glucose and cellobiose (Agbogbo & Wenger, 2007; Bellido et al.
However, the high polarity of the cellobiose chains impairs a good compatibility with many polar polymeric matrices.
A sensitive method using 4- Methylumbelliferyl-b cellobiose as a substrate to measure (1,4)-b- glucanase activity in sediments.
The amount of glucose, cellobiose, hydroxymethylfurfural, furfural and other organic acids obtained during different stages of fermentation were analyzed by using HPLC method (Shimadzu, Japan at 65[degrees]C.
Verma ML, Chaudhary R, Tsuzuki T, Barrow CJ, Puri M (2013) Immobilization of [beta]-glucosidase on a magnetic nanoparticle improves thermostability: application in cellobiose hydrolysis.