Cell and Process Engineering for Recombinant Antibody Production
Prof DC James
14 December 2018
A vast expansion in the number of recombinant protein therapeutics in development, with a diversification in their molecular architecture necessitates the development of cell and process engineering technologies that can both rapidly generate product and improve manufacturability.
Bacteriophages of Gram positive bacteria: gateways to infection control
Dr G Xia, Prof J P Derrick
Applications accepted all year round
The rise in antibiotic resistance has prompted a renewed interest in bacteriophage research. A study of the molecular basis for recognition of the bacterial host has applications in detection, vaccine design and control of bacterial infections.
Understanding microbial lignin degradation in soil
CENTA - Central England NERC Training Alliance
Prof T Bugg, Prof E M H Wellington
21 January 2019
Project Highlights. Understand microbiology of lignin degradation in soil. Identify novel lignin-degrading bacteria and enzymes. Application to resource recovery from landfill waste.