Protein Engineering

Protein engineering is the production of unnatural polypeptides, often through modification of amino acid sequences that are found normally in nature. Synthetic protein structures and functions can be designed entirely on a computer or produced through directed evolution in the laboratory. There are two major methods for protein engineering, rational design and irrational design, also known as directed evolution. In rational design, knowledge of the structure and function of the protein is taken into consideration and a coherent gene mutation is calculated. Mostly, this is done by making rationally designed changes in the gene of the protein cloned in expression vector of heterologous expression. The production of protein molecules is transformed by site directed or site specific mutagenesis of their genes. However, in some cases protein structure is not available and directed evolution method is required. In this method, random changes (mutation) are done in the protein and the mutant protein with the most desired characteristics is selected for further evaluation or studies.

  • Rational design
  • Multiple Sequence Alignment
  • Coevolutionary Analysis
  • Structural Prediction
  • Directed evolution

Related Conference of Protein Engineering

May 01-02, 2019,

25th Asia Pacific
Biotechnology Congress

Kyoto, Japan
June 10-11, 2019

International Conference on Cell Biology and Genomics

Helsinki, Finland
July 29-30, 2019

2nd Annual Biotechnology Congress

| Chicago, Illinois, USA
August 14-15, 2019

9th World Congress on Plant Genomics and Plant Sciences

Auckland, New Zealand
August 22-23, 2019

5th International Congress on Epigenetics & Chromatin

Vienna, Austria
August 30-31, 2019

International Conference on Genetic Disorders

Bangkok, Thailand
September 03-04, 2019

International Conference On Genomics and Molecular Biology

Prague | Czech Republic
September 10-11, 2019 |

International Conference on Cell and Gene Therapy

Prague, Czech Republic
September 13-14, 2019

12th World Congress on Cell & Tissue Science

Singapore
September 23-24, 2019

10th International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

| Radisson, Narita | Tokyo, Japan
October 18-19, 2019

25th Biotechnology Congress: Research & Innovations

Dallas, USA
October 21-22, 2019

23rd European Biotechnology Congress

Zurich, Switzerland
November 11-12, 2019

2nd International Conference on Epigenetics and Human Diseases

Amsterdam, Netherlands
November 11-12, 2019

6th World Congress on Epigenetics and Chromosome

Amsterdam, Netherlands
November 18-19, 2019

7th International Conference on Integrative Biology

Osaka, Japan
December 2-3, 2019

2nd World Congress on Cell and Structural Biology

Manila, Philippines
December 06-07, 2019

4th World Biotechnology & Biofuels Congress

Sao Paulo, Brazil
February 24-25, 2020

24th Global Congress on Biotechnology

London, UK
March 16-17, 2020 |

12th World Congress and Expo on Cell & Stem Cell Research

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Protein Engineering Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in