Protein Engineering Techniques

Gateways to Synthetic Protein Universe

  • Krishna Mohan Poluri
  • Khushboo Gulati

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Also part of the Springer Briefs in Forensic and Medical Bioinformatics book sub series (BRIEFSFOMEBI)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Krishna Mohan Poluri, Khushboo Gulati
    Pages 27-59
  3. Krishna Mohan Poluri, Khushboo Gulati
    Pages 61-83
  4. Krishna Mohan Poluri, Khushboo Gulati
    Pages 85-102
  5. Krishna Mohan Poluri, Khushboo Gulati
    Pages 103-134

About this book


This brief provides a broad overview of protein-engineering research, offering a glimpse of the most common experimental methods. It also presents various computational programs with applications that are widely used in directed evolution, computational and de novo protein design. Further, it sheds light on the advantages and pitfalls of existing methodologies and future perspectives of protein engineering techniques.


Protein Structure-function Relationship Computational Approaches to Protein Design Synthetic/Engineered Proteins Protein Carbohydrate Interaction Protein Evolution Structure Based Drug Design Protein Folding Structural Virology Therapeutic Proteins Protein Drugs

Authors and affiliations

  • Krishna Mohan Poluri
    • 1
  • Khushboo Gulati
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Biotechnology and Center for NanotechnologyIndian Institute of Technology RoorkeeRoorkeeIndia
  2. 2.Department of BiotechnologyIndian Institute of Technology RoorkeeRoorkeeIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-2731-4
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-2732-1
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-530X
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5318
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