Table of Contents: Synthetic Biology Collection: Metabolic Engineering


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Synthetic Biology is an emerging, trans-disciplinary field at the intersection between many engineering and scientific disciplines such as biology, chemical engineering, chemistry, electrical engineering, and computer science.

This section of the Synthetic Biology Collection details papers related to Metabolic Engineering.

Articles in the Synthetic Biology Collection are presented in order of publication date and new articles will be added as they are published. PLOS welcome submissions in this field.

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Research Articles

Ethylene Synthesis and Regulated Expression of Recombinant Protein in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Fernando Guerrero, Verónica Carbonell, Matteo Cossu, Danilo Correddu, Patrik R. Jones

Rational Engineering of Enzyme Allosteric Regulation through Sequence Evolution Analysis

Jae-Seong Yang, Sang Woo Seo, Sungho Jang, Gyoo Yeol Jung, Sanguk Kim

Deletion of the Pichia pastoris KU70 Homologue Facilitates Platform Strain Generation for Gene Expression and Synthetic Biology

Laura Näätsaari, Beate Mistlberger, Claudia Ruth, Tanja Hajek, Franz S. Hartner, Anton Glieder

Fine-Tuning Tomato Agronomic Properties by Computational Genome Redesign

Javier Carrera, Asun Fernández del Carmen, Rafael Fernández-Muñoz, Jose Luis Rambla, Clara Pons, Alfonso Jaramillo, Santiago F. Elena, Antonio Granell

An Engineered Yeast Efficiently Secreting Penicillin

Loknath Gidijala, Jan A. K. W. Kiel, Rutger D. Douma, Reza M. Seifar, Walter M. van Gulik, Roel A. L. Bovenberg, Marten Veenhuis, Ida J. van der Klei

Design Parameters to Control Synthetic Gene Expression in Escherichia coli

Mark Welch, Sridhar Govindarajan, Jon E. Ness, Alan Villalobos, Austin Gurney, Jeremy Minshull, Claes Gustafsson

High-Level Production of Amorpha-4,11-Diene, a Precursor of the Antimalarial Agent Artemisinin, in Escherichia coli

Hiroko Tsuruta, Christopher J. Paddon, Diana Eng, Jacob R. Lenihan, Tizita Horning, Larry C. Anthony, Rika Regentin, Jay D. Keasling, Neil S. Renninger, Jack D. Newman

High-Yield Hydrogen Production from Starch and Water by a Synthetic Enzymatic Pathway

Y.-H. Percival Zhang, Barbara R. Evans, Jonathan R. Mielenz, Robert C. Hopkins, Michael W.W. Adams