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I am a group leader heading the [http://imb.savba.sk/~janecek/ Laboratory of Protein Evolution].
 
I am a group leader heading the [http://imb.savba.sk/~janecek/ Laboratory of Protein Evolution].
  
I am most interested in the enzymes and proteins from the alpha-amylase family - the clan GH-H of glycoside hydrolase families [[GH13]], [[GH70]] and [[GH77]] as well as the family [http://www.cazypedia.org/index.php/Glycoside_Hydrolase_Family_57 GH57], especially in their evolution as well as their structure-function and structure-stability relationships. In addition, I am also very interested in bioinformatics studies of starch-binding domains, mainly from the families CBM20, CBM21 and CBM48.
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I am most interested in the enzymes and proteins from the alpha-amylase family - the clan GH-H of glycoside hydrolase families [[GH13]], [[GH70]] and [[GH77]] as well as the family [[GH57]], especially in their evolution as well as their structure-function and structure-stability relationships. In addition, I am also very interested in bioinformatics studies of starch-binding domains, mainly from the families CBM20, CBM21 and CBM48.
  
 
We have three amylolytic enzymes that are used as experimental models: (i) [[GH13]] alpha-amylase from ''Thermococcus hydrothermalis''; (ii) [[GH57]] amylopullulanase from ''Thermococcus hydrothermalis''; and (iii) [[GH77]] amylomaltase from ''Borrelia burgdorferi''. Our experimental work is focused on protein design of these enzymes.
 
We have three amylolytic enzymes that are used as experimental models: (i) [[GH13]] alpha-amylase from ''Thermococcus hydrothermalis''; (ii) [[GH57]] amylopullulanase from ''Thermococcus hydrothermalis''; and (iii) [[GH77]] amylomaltase from ''Borrelia burgdorferi''. Our experimental work is focused on protein design of these enzymes.
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I am founder and main organiser of the international symposia on the alpha-amylase enzyme family - [http://imb.savba.sk/~janecek/Alamys/ ALAMYs]. The Fourth Symposium on the Alpha-Amylase Family ([http://imb.savba.sk/~janecek/Alamys/Alamy_4/ ALAMY_4]) will be held traditionally in the Smolenice Castle, Slovakia, from 26 to 30 September 2010.
 
I am founder and main organiser of the international symposia on the alpha-amylase enzyme family - [http://imb.savba.sk/~janecek/Alamys/ ALAMYs]. The Fourth Symposium on the Alpha-Amylase Family ([http://imb.savba.sk/~janecek/Alamys/Alamy_4/ ALAMY_4]) will be held traditionally in the Smolenice Castle, Slovakia, from 26 to 30 September 2010.
  
I am also a Managing Editor of the journal [http://www.springer.com/11756/ Biologia], section Cellular and Molecular Biology.
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I am also the Managing Editor of the journal [http://www.springer.com/11756/ Biologia], section Cellular and Molecular Biology.
  
 
[[Category:Contributors|Janecek,Stefan]]
 
[[Category:Contributors|Janecek,Stefan]]

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I am a research scientist at the Institute of Molecular Biology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia.

I am a group leader heading the Laboratory of Protein Evolution.

I am most interested in the enzymes and proteins from the alpha-amylase family - the clan GH-H of glycoside hydrolase families GH13, GH70 and GH77 as well as the family GH57, especially in their evolution as well as their structure-function and structure-stability relationships. In addition, I am also very interested in bioinformatics studies of starch-binding domains, mainly from the families CBM20, CBM21 and CBM48.

We have three amylolytic enzymes that are used as experimental models: (i) GH13 alpha-amylase from Thermococcus hydrothermalis; (ii) GH57 amylopullulanase from Thermococcus hydrothermalis; and (iii) GH77 amylomaltase from Borrelia burgdorferi. Our experimental work is focused on protein design of these enzymes.

I am founder and main organiser of the international symposia on the alpha-amylase enzyme family - ALAMYs. The Fourth Symposium on the Alpha-Amylase Family (ALAMY_4) will be held traditionally in the Smolenice Castle, Slovakia, from 26 to 30 September 2010.

I am also the Managing Editor of the journal Biologia, section Cellular and Molecular Biology.