Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
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How to Cite
Dunn, B. M. 2005. Engineered Enzymes. eLS.
- Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
The term ‘engineered enzymes’ encompasses the process of creating new proteins through manipulation of the DNA of the gene encoding the protein. The engineered gene is translated into protein through expression in a suitable cellular system.
- site-specific mutagenesis;
- protein expression;
- recombinant enzymes;
- active site interaction;
- protein structure–function