"Protein Engineering" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Procedures by which protein structure and function are changed or created in vitro by altering existing or synthesizing new structural genes that direct the synthesis of proteins with sought-after properties. Such procedures may include the design of MOLECULAR MODELS of proteins using COMPUTER GRAPHICS or other molecular modeling techniques; site-specific mutagenesis (MUTAGENESIS, SITE-SPECIFIC) of existing genes; and DIRECTED MOLECULAR EVOLUTION techniques to create new genes.
- Protein Engineering
- Engineering, Protein
- Genetic Engineering, Protein
- Engineering, Protein Genetic
- Protein Genetic Engineering
- Proteins, Genetic Engineering
- Genetic Engineering of Proteins
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Protein Engineering" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Protein Engineering" was a major or minor topic of these publication.