Testimonials, case studies and outcomes of completed BIV/PoC projects


Enhancing E.coli for optimal cofactor insertion into heme containing proteins

Metallo-enzymes for production of nootkatol a potential new citrus flavour

New routes for the expression of heme protein targets

Assessing the bioavailability of metal ions accumulated by DRAM® filters

Microbial recovery of metals from contaminated Miscanthus used in the industrial remediation of degraded landscapes

Studies into the uptake and distribution of metal oxide nanoparticles in plants

Adding value to galactomannan polysaccharides with copper enzymes

Creating new starch-active copper LPMOs through the generation of loop libraries

Exploiting the commercial potential of novel biometallic catalysts

Engineering metal dependent biotin synthase for the biotechnological production of biotin

Investigating uptake and catalytic potential of Miscanthus grown on palladium mine wastes

The use of platinum group metal nanoparticles in wastes from roadside verges for the production of high value catalysts

Investigating the antimicrobial properties of copper-infused fabrics

Mag-Tag: magnetite nanoparticle affinity tags for industrial biotechnology protein purification

Kent and UCB partner on new strategy to boost antibody production

Metal demands during protein overexpression in bacteria

Metal utilisation in Clostridium microbial biocatalysts

Optimizing metal acquisition by commercial metalloenzymes

Novel disposable cell culture systems for microbial growth in metal regulated environments

Cloning and metal analysis of recombinant aldehyde ferredoxin oxidoreductase

A collaborative journey to greener chemicals

Proline hydroxylases for use in biocatalysis

Light-activated caged-iron chelator for skin photoprotection based on the natural product pulcherrimic acid

Analysis of ferritin iron in pea flour

Household biofilm chelation therapy

King’s College and ZiNIR chip in to design novel imaging system

Maximising biomarker detection sensitivity through metal-enhanced fluorescence

Workshops kickstart a Rhodococcus molecular toolkit

Metal-related antimicrobials: targeting the Achilles heel of bad bugs

Outcomes of completed BIV projects

Outcomes of completed PoC projects