1st ICBE Program Highlights

Conference topics included:

  • Engineering therapeutic proteins
  • Improving efficacy, folding, delivery, and stability
  • Enzyme engineering and industrial process applications of engineered proteins
  • Design and synthesis of RNA and small molecules as diagnostic and therapeutic reagents
  • Reagents for detection and quantification of biomolecules
  • Molecular nanobiotechnology
  • Evolutionary and combinatorial approaches to metabolic pathway and strain improvement
  • Live-cell imaging and single-molecule imaging
  • Intracellular and intercellular signaling pathways and networks
  • MEMS, microfluidics, and microscale analyses of molecular and cellular function
  • Computational approaches to engineering cell function and therapeutic interventions
  • Genomic, proteomic, and metabolomic profiling of cell function
  • Novel high-throughput methodologies for whole-cell profiling
  • Design of synthetic biological circuits and pathways
  • Advances in bioinformatics
  • Multi-scale modeling and computational methods for systems biology