Funded Projects

CURRENT FUNDED PROJECTS

Project title: GLYCODESIGN. Protein engineering and metabolic engineering of glycozymes for the production of bioactive glycans and glycoconjugates targeting biomedical applications (PID2019-104350RB-I00).
Funding institution: MINECO, Convocatoria 2019 Proyectos de I+D+i – RTI Tipo B.
Participant institutions: IQS-URL.
Dates, from: 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2022
Principal investigator (PI): Dr. A.Planas
Researchers (at IQS): A.Planas, X.Biarnés, M.Faijes, P.Leivar. M.Carnicer.

 

Project title: pre-ETN-GLYCO. Preparation of a European Training Network on Glycobiochemistry of cell wall glycans in microbial-host interactions and pathogenicity (EIN2020-112334).
Funding institution:  MICINN. Convocatoria Europa Investigación 2020.
Participant institutions: IQS-URL.
Dates, from: 31/10/2020 to 30/10/2022
Principal investigator (PI): Dr. A.Planas
Researchers (at IQS): A.Planas, M.Faijes, X.Biarnés, P.Leivar, M.Carnicer, M.Morillas, J.Pereira.

 

Project title: BINDSCAN 2.0. Disseny d’enzims assistit per ordinador (2020-URL-Proj-052).
Funding institution:  URL Convocatòria d’ajuts a l’activitat de recerca del pdi de la URL 2020.
Participant institutions: IQS-URL.
Dates, from: 01/06/2020 to 31/12/2020.
Principal investigator (PI): Dr. X.Biarnés.
Researchers (at IQS): X.Biarnés, A.Vega, A.Planas.

 

Project title: HMOzymes, Screening of mutant libraries to identify the best biocatalysts for biotechnological production of human milk oligosaccharides.
Funding institution: IBISBA.
Participant institutions: IQS-URL.
Dates, from: during 2020-21. Access to FR_INSAT-ICEO infrastructure, France.
Principal investigator (PI): Dr. M.Faijes.
Researchers (at IQS): M.Faijes,  A.Planas.