Where We Come From

EvoEnzyme is a spin-off from the Miguel Alcalde laboratory (http://www.miguelalcaldelab.eu) at Institute of Catalysis ICP-CSIC, a pioneered research group on directed evolution of ligninolytic enzymes. Dr. Miguel Alcalde, has over 18 years of experience on Directed Enzyme Evolution. Dr. Alcalde made a postdoctoral stay at CALTECH (2001-2003) in the laboratory of the Nobel laurate in Chemistry2018 Prof. Frances Arnold; thereafter he founded his research group at the Institute of Catalysis CSIC, Madrid (2004-). EvoEnzyme is based on the patent WO/2017/081355 along with the directed evolution technology from Alcalde´s laboratory.