Institute for Protein Design

February 22, 2023

A team led by the Institute for Protein Design devised machine-learning algorithms that created light-emitting enzymes called luciferases.

Neil King in his lab on the University of Washington campus.
November 15, 2022

Nanoparticle technology created by researchers at the University of Washington School of Medicine is featured in a vaccine for respiratory syncytial virus (commonly known as RSV).

November 10, 2022

Controlling when and where an immune-prompting molecule is active may make treatment safer, more effective. 

September 15, 2022

Papers in Science show how machine learning can accelerate solutions for protein design challenges.

July 21, 2022

Machine learning, used to design proteins with a variety of functions, is doing things scientists didn't realize it was capable of. 

June 29, 2022

SKbioscience’s SKYCovione vaccine becomes the first therapeutic OK'd for people to emerge from the Institute for Protein Design.

March 24, 2022

A new method for generating potent, specific binding proteins yields candidate medicines for cancer, diabetes, inflammation and more.

December 1, 2021

A neural network trained exclusively to predict protein shapes can also generate new ones.

November 19, 2021

Approach seeks to expand understanding of biochemical activities common to all animals, plants and fungi

July 15, 2021

New artificial intelligence software can compute protein structures in 10 minutes.


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