ESR1 will develop and demonstrate advanced metagenome mining strategies based on gene enrichment technologies and bioinformatics.  The researcher in this project will develop innovative in vitro and in silico methodologies to design maximum diversity screening panels of PEP lyases that will be exploited both academically and commercially, within and beyond the project.

Project information

Workpackage: WP1

Project title: Rapid exploration / exploitation of uncharted PEP lyase sequence space

Host institution: Prozomix Ltd

Secondments: University College London and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Supervisor: Simon J. Charnock