Speakers

PLENARY LECTURERS

Prof. Dr. Lawrence BERLINER

University of Denver, USA

"How to improve nature: study of the electrostatic properties of the surface of α-Lactalbumin"

 

 

Prof. Dr. Roberto FERNANDEZ-LAFUENTE

ICP-CSIC, Campus Cantoblanco, Spain

"Coimmobilization of enzymes with different stabilities: strategies

to reuse the most stable enzyme after the lest stable enzyme inactivation"

 

 

Assoc. Prof. Maya GUNCHEVA

Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry,

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

"Ionic liquids possible excipients for protein drugs"

 

Prof. Dr. Jennifer LITTLECHILD
College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, UK

"Thermophilic Enzymes and Applications as Industrial Biocatalysts"

 

Dr. Daniela MONTI

Italian National Research Council | CNR · Istituto di Scienze e Tecnologie Chimiche (SCITEC), Milan, Italy

"Discovery and synthetic applications of novel thermostable biocatalysts from extremophiles (meta)genomes"

 

 

 

Prof. Dr. Candan TAMERLER

Director, Bioenabled and Biomimetic Materials, Institute for Bioengineering Research

Director, Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Track, Bioengineering Program

University of Kansas, USA

"Engineered peptides offer to design hybrid-solid material interfaces"

 

 

Prof. Dr. Stefka TANEVA

Institute of Biophysics and Biomedical Engineering,

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

"Thermodynamics of the protein stability in biofluids and peripheral blood cells

in normal healthy and pathological states"

 

 

 

Prof. Dr. Vlada B. URLACHER

Institute of Biochemistry II,

Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Science,

Heinrich-Heine-University,  Germany

"Genetic fusion and enzyme immobilization for biocatalysis"

 

 

Assit. Prof. Dr. Ashok Kumar NADDA

Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Jaypee University of Information Technology,

Waknaghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India

"Nanotextured materials for enzyme immobilization and nanobiocatalysis"

 

 

Prof. Dr. Ayhan ÇELİK

IB LABS, UK

"Application of stable nitroreductases in prodrugs activation"

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. İrem DENİZ CAN 

Bioengineering Department, Manisa Celal Bayar University, Turkey

Session chair 

 

 

 

SPEAKERS

Martin MAREK

Loschmidt Laboratories, Dept. of Experimental Biology and RECETOX, Masaryk University;

International Clinical Research Center, St. Anne's University Hospital Brno, Brno, Czech Republic

"Unexpected changes of folding energy landscape upon

a computational protein stabilization"

           

Lara SCHARBERT

Institute of Biological Information Processing (IBI-7), Structural Biochemistry, Forschungszentrum Jülich;

Institute of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf,  Germany

"Engineering of an organic solvent tolerant esterase based

on computational predictions"

 

 

Giuseppe FIUME

Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine,

University of Catanzaro "Magna Graecia", Italy

"IBTK loss inhibits β-catenin/MYC axis through the stabilization of GSK3β and induces

apoptosis in non-Hodgkin lymphoma B-cells"

           

           

Elif GÜNAY

Gebze Technical University, Graduate School of Natural And Applied Sciences,

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Kocaeli, Turkey

"Effect Of Amino Acid Positions Located On Linked Region On

Chaetomium thermophilium Formate Dehydrogenase (CtFDH) Activity"

 

 

Christophe TRIBET

Department of Chemistry Ecole Normale Superieure,

PSL University & Sorbonne University, Paris, France

"Enhanced Kinetics stability of antibodies in the presence of amphiphilic polyanions"

           

 

Miloš MUSIL

Loschmidt Laboratories, Department of Experimental Biology,

Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

"FireProt-ASR: a web server for fully automated ancestral sequence reconstruction"

           

 

Nanik PURWANTI

Teagasc Food Research Centre, Moorepark, Fermoy, Co. Cork, Ireland;

Department of Mechanical and Biosystem Engineering, IPB University, Bogor, Indonesia

"Heat-stabilization of reconstituted acid whey powder by calcium chelating salts"

           

 

André MATAGNE

Laboratory of Enzymology and Protein Folding,

Centre for Protein Engineering, University of Liège,  Belgium

"Quality control of purified proteins to improve research data reproducibility:

improving the time-efficiency and quality of your results"

           

 

Deniz Emre ŞEKER

Özel Darıca Bahçeşehir Fen ve Teknoloji Lisesi, Darıca, Kocaeli, Turkey

"Antimicrobial Tenture Extraction from Hypericum Perforatum L. and

Helicyrsum arenarium with Phenolic Compund Determination"

 

 

Sedef KAPTAN USUL

Bioengineering Department, Gebze Technical University,  Kocaeli Turkey

"Preparation and Characterization of Azol Functionalized Magnetic Nano Particles

for L-Alanine Dehydrogenase Immobilization"

 

 

Serap PEKTAŞ
Turkey

"Designing Brca1 serine phosphorylation site inspired peptides to inhibit Mdm2-p53 interaction"

 

   

Alexander BOLLINGER

Institute of Molecular Enzyme Technology, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Jülich, Germany

"Identification of novel esterases for application in polar organic solvents"

           

 

Cansu YAY

Biotechnology Institute, Gebze Technical University, Kocaeli, Turkey

"The Impact of Fermentation on Antioxidant and Antimicrobial

Activities of Spirulina platensis"

       

    

Naciye YAĞIZ

Gebze Technical University, Biotechnology Institute, Kocaeli, Turkey 

"The Influence of Spirulina platensis Fermentation Medium on the Growth and Some Metabolic

Activities of Lactobacillus helveticus and Kluyveromyces marxianus"

           

 

Koen BEERENS

Centre for Synthetic Biology, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University,  Belgium

"Structure-function relationships in NDP-sugar active SDR enzymes: Fingerprints for

functional annotation and enzyme engineering"

 

 

Hakan ONUR

Gebze Technical University, Department of Molecular Biology And Genetic, Kocaeli, Turkey

"Expression and Biochemical Characterization of Hypsibius dujardini

Epoxide Hydrolase (HdEH) Enzyme in Pichia pastoris"

           

 

David BEDNAR

Loschmidt Laboratories, Department of Experimental Biology and RECETOX,

Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

"EnzymeMiner: Searching for Diverse, Stable and Soluble Enzymes in Sequence Databases"

           

 

Yunus ENSARİ

Bioengineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture,

Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey

"Improving Immunogenic Properties of L-asparaginases by In silico Tools"

          

 

 

POSTER PRESENTATIONS 

Nayla MUNAWAR

Department of Chemistry, College of Sciences, United Arabs Emirates University, UAE

"Osmolyte stabilization of a new cold labile, highly unstable glutamate dehydrogenase from

an extremely halophilic, Halobacterium salinarum 36014, strain"

 

Jingyu WANG

Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

"The kinetic stability of H2O-forming NAD(P)H oxidase at gas-liquid interface"

 

Amalie VANG HOST

Technical University of Denmark, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Denmark

"Effect of agitation and aeration on enzyme stability"

 

Carlos Josue ALVAREZ QUISPE

Centre for Synthetic Biology (CSB)-Ghent University, Belgium

"Discovery of a novel GDP-glucose 4-epimerase in archaea reveals an uncommon promiscuity"

 

Ivelina DESSEVA

Department of Analytical Chemistry and Physical Chemistry, Technological Faculty, University of Food Technologies, Bulgaria

"Characterization and stability of two newly proteases from Antarctic actinomycete strain Microbispora aerata"

 

Yuliana RAYNOVA

Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

"Study of the influence of carbohydrate chains on the structural stability of modified Helix lucorum hemocyanin"

 

Maya GUNCHEVA

Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

"Tryptophan-based amino acid ionic liquids inhibited insulin aggregation"

           

Anna JACKERING

Institute of Biological Information Processing IBI-7, Structural Biochemistry, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Germany;
Institute of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany

"Computational protein engineering to improve plastic-degrading enzymes"

 

 

Jovanche ALEKSOVSKI

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Trakia University, Bulgaria

"Protein carbonylation as a suitable method for the determination of ochratoxin A- induced mycotoxicity"

 

 

Jovanche ALEKSOVSKI

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Trakia University, Bulgaria

"3-Melaimio-PROXYL free radical as sensitive spin detector for protein instability in cases of Covid-19"

 

Nikolay KOLEV

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Trakia University, Bulgaria

"Pulmonary identification of protein oxidation by EPR spectroscopy detection in Bleomycin-induced chronic inflammation"

 

 

Nikolay KOLEV

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Trakia University, Bulgaria

"Maternal protein carbonilation as indicator of threatening preterm birth"

 

Simone Antonio DE ROSE

The Henry Wellcome Building for Biocatalysis, Biosciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, UK

"A novel D-lyxose isomerase from the hyperthermophilic archaeon Thermofilum sp. With industrial applications"

 

Dzhemal MOTEN

University of Plovdiv „Paisii Hilendarski“, Faculty of Biology, Department of Developmental Biology, Bulgaria

"Design of an Epitope-Based Peptide Vaccine against the Major Allergen Amb a 11 Using Immunoinformatic Approaches"

 

Ivan IVANOV

Institute of Microbiology, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
"Heterologous expression of cellulosome genes of Hungateiclostridium thermocellum in Bacillus strains"

 


 

Roberto MORELLON STERLING

Departamento de Biocatálisis, Instituto de Catlasis y Petroleoquimica, Campus UAM-CSIC, Spain

 "Preparation of ficin biocatalysts: Combined use of immobilization and chemical modification" 

 

 

Roberto MORELLON STERLING

Departamento de Biocatálisis, Instituto de Catlasis y Petroleoquimica, Campus UAM-CSIC, Spain

"Interference on the multipoint covalent enzyme immobilization on glyoxyl-agarose beads caused by aminated compounds depends on the size"

 

 

Roberto FERNANDEZ LAFUENTE

Departamento de Biocatálisis, ICP-CSIC, Campus UAM-CSIC, Spain

"Strategies to co-immobilize lipases with diverse stabilities to reuse the most stable lipases after the least stable lipases inactivation employing glyoxyl-octyl agarose"

 

 


Roberto FERNANDEZ LAFUENTE

Departamento de Biocatálisis, ICP-CSIC, Campus UAM-CSIC, Spain

"Enzyme per enzyme co-immobilization of enzymes with different stabilities in vinyl sulfone supports permits reusing the most stable immobilized enzymes after the least stable enzyme inactivation"

  

 

Diego CARBALLARES NAVARRO

Departamento de Biocatálisis, ICP-CSIC, Campus UAM-CSIC, Spain

"Support surface and inactivation conditions determines Thermomyces lanuginosus lipase inactivation pathways"

 

 

Diego CARBALLARES NAVARRO

Departamento de Biocatálisis, ICP-CSIC, Campus UAM-CSIC,  Spain

"Tuning lipase features by altering enzyme loading and immobilization conditions in its immobilization on octyl-agarose beads"

 

 

Tonka VASILEVA

Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Plovdiv University “Paisii Hilendarski”, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

"Influence of different anthocyanins on recombinant fructosyltransferase L17 activity"

 

Angel PESHKOV

Department of Biochemistry & Microbiology, Plovdiv University, Bulgaria
"Determination of kinetic parameters of catalase of different origin immobilized on water-insoluble glucan synthesized by recombinant glycosyltransferase URE13-300"

 

Stanimira ANGELOVA

 Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Plovdiv University, Bulgaria

"Influence of organic solvents on acceptor reactions catalyzed by recombinant glucosyltransferase URE 13-300"

 

 

Veselin BIVOLARSKI

Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Plovdiv University, Bulgaria
"Comparison study on the effect of organic solvents on different types of glucansucrases in heterogenic catalysis"

 

 

Samuel O’HALLORAN

Henry Welcome Building for Biocatalysis, Biosciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4 4QD, UK 

"Enzymes at the extreme: Life in the hot and cold" 

 


Carmen Ioana MURESAN
Faculty of Food Science, University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
"Analysis of major royal jelly proteins stability and ligand binding by differential scanning fluorimetry"