Protein valorization through informatics, hydrolysis, and separation

  • Gregersen, Simon (CoI)
  • Overgaard, Michael Toft (CoPI)
  • Hansen, Egon Bech (PI)
  • Bang-Berthelsen, Iben (Project Coordinator)
  • Jacobsen, Charlotte (CoPI)
  • García Moreno, Pedro Jesús (CoI)
  • Marcatili, Paolo (CoPI)
  • Yesiltas, Betül (CoI)

Project Details


Goal: How to take waste products from the agricultural and fermentation industry and turn it into a valuable resource. Our goal is take the crude proteome for waste products, characterize it, and find applications for embedded peptides in other industries such as food/feed and pharma.

The Project is carried out in collaboration with the Danish Technological University (DTU) and funded by the Danish Fund for Innovation (Innovationsfonden)
Effective start/end date01/09/201730/12/2022

Collaborative partners

  • Technical University of Denmark (Joint applicant) (lead)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


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