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Learn More 01 Welcome to BioEngineering lab We are the Food Tech and Bioengineering lab at Tallinn University of Technology
We develop novel processes for the production of food and feed components, bio-chemicals and materials
Learn More 02 Combining biology and engineering Bioengineering is a discipline that applies engineering principles to biological systems, like living cells
In BioEng lab, we are developing synthetic biology tools to engineer microorganisms to produce value-added products from organic matter
Learn More 03 Build a career in bioeconomy Bioeconomy is transforming life on Earth—from the food we eat to the medicines we take to the clothes we wear
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How BioEngineering works

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Projects

Development of synthetic biology tools

We are developing standardized synthetic biology tools for an .

Bioengineering cell factories

The transition towards a clean economy requires novel processes .

3D printing of living materials

Bioprocesses currently used in industry are primarily based on .

Team

Our Team Members

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Our News

3D printing project

Tobias Butelmann, a former member (2018-2019) of Petris’ group will be visiting us next August. The collaboration entitled Local Electron Delivery in Bioinks for Efficient Yeast Cell Factories will provide valuable knowledge and inputs for 3D printing project. This project of the Baltic-German University Liaison Office is supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) .

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about us

We are the Food Tech and Bioengineering lab at Tallinn University of Technology. We develop novel processes for the production of food and feed components, but also bio-chemicals and materials.

Contact us

  • Tallinn University of Technology, Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology
    Akadeemia tee 15, Tallinn, Estonia

  • Contact person:
    Petri-Jaan Lahtvee

  • Mail:
    lahtvee@taltech.ee