MB9.0 Microbial Biotechnology Symposium
Microbial Biotechnology Symposium MB9.0
The Microbial Biotechnology Symposium is organised yearly by the NBV work group Microbial Biotechnology.
When: Monday November 6th, 2023
Where: DUWO Lecture Hall, Professor Schermerhornstraat 4, Delft
Registration is required. Register here!
9:30 – 10:00 Registration and coffee
10:00 - 10:15 Introduction
10:15 - 10:45 Invited lecture: Nick Wierckx – Forschungszentrum Jülich:Appetite for trash - Establishing plastic waste as biotechnology feedstock.
10:45 - 11:05 Nuran Temelli – WUR: The general stress response as a tool to save energy and boost precision fermentation
11:05 - 11:25 Femke Vermeir – Radboud University: The molecular mechanism of hydrazine production by the hydrazine synthase of anammox bacteria
11:25 – 11:45 Chaoxian Bai – Leiden University: CUBIC: A CUmate-Based Inducible CRISPRi system in Streptomyces
11:45- 12:10 Poster pitches
12:10 - 13:30 Lunch, poster session and networking
13:30- 14:00 Invited lecture: Barbara Kozak – IFF:Taming Trichoderma for industrial needs.
14:00- 14:20 Julius Battjes - VU: Resource allocation in Crabtree negative yeast Pichia kluyveri.
14:20- 14:40 Marieke Warmerdam – TU Delft: Exploring yeast diversity for ethanol-fueled industrial biotechnology.
14:40 - 15:25 Coffee break and poster session
15:25- 15:45 Suzan Yilmaz - WUR: Engineering One-Carbon Metabolism in E. coli using Multiplex Genome Engineering”.
15:45 - 16:05 Yanfang Guo - Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute:Development of a versatile fungal host for heterologous expression
16:15 - 16:45 Invited lecture: Stan Brouns – TU Delft: CRISPR mediated protein cleavage: a new era of proteome editing
16:45 Drinks and Networking
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