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Twin4Promis Junior Researcher Advancement: New Article Published

Interested in membrane proteins? The article entitled “Escherichia coli strains with precise domain deletions in the ribonuclease RNase E can achieve greatly enhanced levels of membrane protein production” has been recently published in Protein Science. Our young researcher Eleni Vasilopoulou and the team unveil SuptoxRNE22, an engineered E. coli strain with superior capabilities, which can…

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Insights and Reflections from the 1st Twin4Promis Training School at the University of Cambridge

The Twin4Promis Training School at the University of Cambridge, held on January 17 and 18, 2024, was a captivating exploration of cutting-edge research and methodologies in the field of protein misfolding. The program, carefully curated by the organizer Michele Vendruscolo, promised an immersive experience for young scientists eager to delve into the field of neurodegenerative…

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Invited Lecture by Dr Georgios Skretas at the 73rd HSBMB Conference

The 73rd National Conference of the Hellenic Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (HSBMB) is set to take place in Athens, Greece, at the Conference Center of Eugenides Foundation from December 1st to 3rd, 2023 with various interesting talks in the fields of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from all over Greece. On December 1st, at…

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Invited Lecture by Dr. Georgios Skretas at PEGS Europe 2023

Dr. Georgios Skretas, the Coordinator of the Twin4Promis project, is set to participate in the forthcoming PEGS Europe Conference, a well-known conference in the field of protein and antibody engineering, scheduled to take place in Lisbon, Portugal, from November 14 to 16, 2023. Dr. Skretas will present an invited lecture entitled “Development of Specialized Bacterial…

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Twin4Promis Junior Researcher Advancement: Tania Chroumpi Awarded MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship

Dr Tania Chroumpi, an esteemed member of the Twin4Promis team has been honored with the prestigious ERA Fellowships under the MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships program. Tania’s project, with the title “Bioengineered Microbes as a Platform for Discovering Chemical Rescuers of Disease-Related Misfolding of Integral Membrane Proteins,” carries the project acronym “ProMisMe.” 🚀 Tania’s groundbreaking work will…

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Twin4Promis Junior Researcher Advancement: Eleni Vasilopoulou’s Doctoral Dissertation Defense

On October 10, Mrs. Eleni Vasilopoulou, a dedicated member of the Twin4Promis project, successfully defended her doctoral dissertation entitled “Construction of Specialized Bacterial Strains Enabling High-Yield Recombinant Membrane Protein Production.” 🎓🌟 Eleni’s research has the potential to pave the way for exciting and groundbreaking advancements in the field of recombinant membrane protein production. We would…

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Twin4Promis Seminar Series – Prof. Stefano Ricagno

On Wednesday, September 27, 2023, at 12:00 EET, a lecture entitled “Ex vivo structural biology: toxic protein species in systemic amyloidosis” will be delivered by Prof. Stefano Ricagno, Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, Italy. The seminar will be conducted in a hybrid format, with sessions taking place both in the NHRF seminar room and…

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Twin4Promis Seminar Series – Dr Nikolaos Louros

On Wednesday, August 30, 2023, at 12:00 EET, a lecture entitled ‘The Amyloid Origami Conundrum: Implications for Disease or a Strategy for Therapeutics?’ will be delivered by Dr. Nikolaos Louros from the VIB-KU Leuven Center for Brain & Disease Research in Belgium. The seminar will be conducted in a hybrid format, with sessions taking place…

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