Recent Patents on Biotechnology publishes full-length/ mini reviews and research articles, and guest edited thematic issues on recent patents in the field of biotechnology. A selection of important and recent patents on biotechnology is also included in the journal. The journal is essential reading for all researchers involved in all fields of biotechnology.
Raíssa C. D. Graciano, Júlia A.T. Ribeiro, Anderson K. S. Macedo, Jose Paulo de S. Lavareda, Pedro R. de Oliveira, Jairo B. Netto, Lais M. Nogueira, Juliana M. Machado, Mariana Campos-da-Paz, Rodolfo Cordeiro Giunchetti and Alexsandro S. Galdino*
Pedro Modesto Nascimento Menezes, Emanuella Chiara Valença Pereira, Maria Eduarda Gomes da Cruz Silva, Bismarques Augusto Oliveira da Silva, Luiz Antonio Miranda de Souza Duarte Filho, Tarcísio Cícero de Lima Araújo, Kátia Simoni Bezerra Lima, Fabrício Souza Silva and Larissa Araújo Rolim*
Thais P.P. de Souza, Resyla M. da S. Mariano, Mariana S. Vieira, Suliana F.V. Andrade, Renato R. Godoi, Ana Flavia A. Goncalves, Luciana P. Naves, William J.N. Lima, Daniel B. Goncalves, Mariana Campos-da-Paz and Alexsandro S. Galdino*
Dr Nikolaos Labrou received his BSc degree in Chemistry from the University of
Patras, Greece (1987-1991) and his PhD in Enzyme Biotechnology from the
Agricultural University of Athens (1992-1996). He has conducted postdoctoral
research, as Marie Curie fellow, in Leeds UK (1996-1998) and then at Agricultural
University of Athens (1998-2001). Dr Labrou is currently full Professor with tenure at
the Department of Biotechnology at the Agricultural University of Athens. Dr. Labrou
has authored more than 115 peer-reviewed articles in leading international journals
and 26 book chapters in international publications. His research covers many areas of
biotechnology including enzyme and protein engineering, cell culture technologies,
catalomics analysis, protein downstream processing as well as characterization of
therapeutic enzymes, proteins and other biomolecules.