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  1. Review

    Future developments in biosensors for field-ready Zika virus diagnostics

    Since early reports of the recent Zika virus outbreak in May 2015, much has been learned and discussed regarding Zika virus infection and transmission. However, many opportunities still remain for translating ...

    Ariana M. Nicolini, Katherine E. McCracken and Jeong-Yeol Yoon

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2017 11:7

    Published on: 23 January 2017

  2. Research

    Single cell isolation process with laser induced forward transfer

    A viable single cell is crucial for studies of single cell biology. In this paper, laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT) was used to isolate individual cell with a closed chamber designed to avoid contaminatio...

    Yu Deng, Philippe Renaud, Zhongning Guo, Zhigang Huang and Ying Chen

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2017 11:2

    Published on: 13 January 2017

  3. Editorial

    Towards the 10-year milestone of Journal of Biological Engineering

    October 10th, 2016 marked the 9th anniversary for the Journal of Biological Engineering (JBE), the official journal of Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE), published by BioMed Central. We are entering into ...

    Jeong-Yeol Yoon

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2017 11:3

    Published on: 13 January 2017

  4. Research

    Cellulolytic RoboLector – towards an automated high-throughput screening platform for recombinant cellulase expression

    Cellulases are key player in the hydrolyzation of cellulose. Unfortunately, this reaction is slow and a bottleneck in the process chain from biomass to intermediates and biofuels due to low activities of the e...

    Martina Mühlmann, Martin Kunze, Joaquim Ribeiro, Bertram Geinitz, Christian Lehmann, Ulrich Schwaneberg, Ulrich Commandeur and Jochen Büchs

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2017 11:1

    Published on: 7 January 2017

  5. Research

    Can terminators be used as insulators into yeast synthetic gene circuits?

    In bacteria, transcription units can be insulated by placing a terminator in front of a promoter. In this way promoter leakage due to the read-through from an upstream gene or RNA polymerase unspecific binding...

    Wenjiang Song, Jing Li, Qiang Liang and Mario Andrea Marchisio

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:19

    Published on: 16 December 2016

  6. Review

    Bioelectronic nose and its application to smell visualization

    There have been many trials to visualize smell using various techniques in order to objectively express the smell because information obtained from the sense of smell in human is very subjective. So far, well-...

    Hwi Jin Ko and Tai Hyun Park

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:17

    Published on: 13 December 2016

  7. Review

    The extracellular microscape governs mesenchymal stem cell fate

    Each cell forever interacts with its extracellular matrix (ECM); a stem cell relies on this interaction to guide differentiation. The stiffness, nanotopography, protein composition, stress and strain inherent ...

    William J. Hadden and Yu Suk Choi

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:16

    Published on: 21 November 2016

  8. Research

    Respiration activity monitoring system for any individual well of a 48-well microtiter plate

    Small-scale micro-bioreactors have become the cultivation vessel of choice during the first steps of bioprocess development. They combine high cultivation throughput with enhanced cost efficiency per cultivati...

    David Flitsch, Sebastian Krabbe, Tobias Ladner, Mario Beckers, Jana Schilling, Stefan Mahr, Uwe Conrath, Werner K. Schomburg and Jochen Büchs

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:14

    Published on: 27 October 2016

  9. Research

    Significantly enhancing recombinant alkaline amylase production in Bacillus subtilis by integration of a novel mutagenesis-screening strategy with systems-level fermentation optimization

    Alkaline amylase has significant potential for applications in the textile, paper and detergent industries, however, low yield of which cannot meet the requirement of industrial application. In this work, a no...

    Yingfang Ma, Wei Shen, Xianzhong Chen, Long Liu, Zhemin Zhou, Fei Xu and Haiquan Yang

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:13

    Published on: 17 October 2016

  10. Research

    Design and engineering of a transmissible antiviral defense

    We propose, model, and implement a novel system of population-level intervention against a virus. One context is a treatment against a chronic infection such as HIV. The underlying principle is a form of virus...

    Matthew L. Paff, Scott L. Nuismer, Andrew D. Ellington, Ian J. Molineux, Ryan H. May and James J. Bull

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:12

    Published on: 12 October 2016

  11. Research

    Probing unnatural amino acid integration into enhanced green fluorescent protein by genetic code expansion with a high-throughput screening platform

    Genetic code expansion has developed into an elegant tool to incorporate unnatural amino acids (uAA) at predefined sites in the protein backbone in response to an amber codon. However, recombinant production a...

    Georg Wandrey, Joel Wurzel, Kyra Hoffmann, Tobias Ladner, Jochen Büchs, Lorenz Meinel and Tessa Lühmann

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:11

    Published on: 30 September 2016

  12. Research

    Design and integration of a problem-based biofabrication course into an undergraduate biomedical engineering curriculum

    The rapidly evolving discipline of biological and biomedical engineering requires adaptive instructional approaches that teach students to target and solve multi-pronged and ill-structured problems at the cutt...

    Ritu Raman, Marlon Mitchell, Pablo Perez-Pinera, Rashid Bashir and Lizanne DeStefano

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:10

    Published on: 21 September 2016

  13. Research

    Treatment of saline municipal wastewater using hybrid growth system

    In this study, a hybrid treatment system (Fluidized Bed positioned in a biological reactor of an Activated Sludge process) was used to treat saline domestic wastewater. The performance of the mentioned hybrid ...

    N. Salmanikhas, M. Tizghadam and A. Rashidi Mehrabadi

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:9

    Published on: 31 August 2016

  14. Research

    CE-UV/VIS and CE-MS for monitoring organic impurities during the downstream processing of fermentative-produced lactic acid from second-generation renewable feedstocks

    During the downstream process of bio-based bulk chemicals, organic impurities, mostly residues from the fermentation process, must be separated to obtain a pure and ready-to-market chemical. In this study, cap...

    Hendrik Laube, Frank-Michael Matysik, Andreas Schmidberger, Kerstin Mehlmann, Andreas Toursel and Jana Boden

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:7

    Published on: 19 May 2016

  15. Review

    Respirator masks protect health but impact performance: a review

    Respiratory protective masks are used whenever it is too costly or impractical to remove airborne contamination from the atmosphere. Respirators are used in a wide range of occupations, form the military to me...

    Arthur T. Johnson

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:4

    Published on: 9 February 2016

  16. Research

    End-to-end automated microfluidic platform for synthetic biology: from design to functional analysis

    Synthetic biology aims to engineer biological systems for desired behaviors. The construction of these systems can be complex, often requiring genetic reprogramming, extensive de novo DNA synthesis, and functi...

    Gregory Linshiz, Erik Jensen, Nina Stawski, Changhao Bi, Nick Elsbree, Hong Jiao, Jungkyu Kim, Richard Mathies, Jay D. Keasling and Nathan J. Hillson

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:3

    Published on: 2 February 2016

  17. Research

    Rational design of Raman-labeled nanoparticles for a dual-modality, light scattering immunoassay on a polystyrene substrate

    Surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) is a powerful light scattering technique that can be used for sensitive immunoassay development and cell labeling. A major obstacle to using SERS is the complexity of f...

    Nathan D. Israelsen, Donald Wooley, Cynthia Hanson and Elizabeth Vargis

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:2

    Published on: 7 January 2016

  18. Erratum

    Erratum to: No training required: experimental tests support homology-based DNA assembly as a best practice in synthetic biology

    Afnan Azizi, Wilson Lam, Hilary Phenix, Lioudmila Tepliakova, Ian J. Roney, Daniel Jedrysiak, Alex Power, Vaibhav Gupta, Nada Elnour, Martin Hanzel, Alexandra C. Tzahristos, Shihab Sarwar and Mads Kærn

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2016 10:1

    Published on: 7 January 2016

    The original article was published in Journal of Biological Engineering 2015 9:8

  19. Research

    Heterologous expression of the isopimaric acid pathway in Nicotiana benthamiana and the effect of N-terminal modifications of the involved cytochrome P450 enzyme

    Plant terpenoids are known for their diversity, stereochemical complexity, and their commercial interest as pharmaceuticals, food additives, and cosmetics. Developing biotechnology approaches for the productio...

    Thiyagarajan Gnanasekaran, Konstantinos Vavitsas, Johan Andersen-Ranberg, Agnieszka Zygadlo Nielsen, Carl Erik Olsen, Björn Hamberger and Poul Erik Jensen

    Journal of Biological Engineering 2015 9:24

    Published on: 22 December 2015

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