MACROMOLECULAR RESEARCH, vol.22, pp.1282-1287, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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biocatalysis, crystal, glucose oxidase, nanospheres, BIOSENSOR, GALACTOSIDASE
New nanosphere supports were prepared and characterized for the immobilization of glucose oxidase from Aspergillus niger. Nanoparticles ((APS-tio), (APS-tioCH(3)), and (APS-tioCl)) modified (aminomethyl)polystyrene (APS) with some tyophenealdehyde derivatives were synthesized by means of condensation and we investigated the enzymatic properties of glucose oxidase enzyme (GOx) immobilized on them. Modified polystyrene was characterized by IR spectra, gel permeation chromatography and scanning electron microscopy. Immobilized GOx on (APS-tioCH(3)) showed a optimum pH, whereas immobilized GOx on (APS-tio) and (APS-tioCl) performed the optimum condition at two pHs.