Dr Jose Jimenez

Senior Lecturer in Synthetic Biology
+44 (0)1483 684557
10 AX 01



Research interests

Research collaborations


Postgraduate research supervision

My publications


Kim J., Darlington A.P., Salvador M., Utrilla J. and Jimenez J.I. (2020). Trade-offs between gene expression, growth and phenotypic diversity in microbial populations. Curr Opin Biotechnol. 62:29-37
Salvador M., Abdulmutalib U., Gonzalez J., Kim J., Smith A.A., Faulon J-L., Wei R., Zimmermann W. and Jimenez J.I. (2019). Microbial genes for a circular and sustainable bio-PET economy. Genes. 10 (5), 373
Darlington A.P., Kim J., Jimenez J.I. and Bates D.G. (2018). Engineering translational allocation controllers: Mechanistic models, design guidelines, and potential biological implementations. ACS Synth Biol. 7:2485-2496
Darlington A.P., Kim J., Jimenez J.I.* and Bates D.G. (*co-corresponding author) (2018). Dynamic allocation of orthogonal ribosomes facilitates uncoupling of co-expressed genes. Nature Comm. 9:695
Cavaliere M., Fang S. Soyer O. and Jimenez J.I. (2017). Cooperation in microbial communities and their biotechnological applications. Environ. Microbiol. 19:2949-2963
Qian Y., Huang HH., Jimenez J.I. and Del Vecchio D. (2017). Resource competition shapes the response of genetic circuits. ACS Synth. Biol. 6:1263–1272
Darlington A.P., Kim J., Jimenez J.I. and Bates D.G. (2017). Design of a translation resource allocation controller to manage cellular resource limitations, proceedings of the 20th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC). 50(1):12653-12660
Jimenez J.I. (2017). Shedding light on the black box models of the cell. Microb. Biotechnol. 10(1):43-45
Kim J., Salvador M., Saunders E., Gutierrez J., Avignone-Rossa C. and Jimenez J.I. (2016). Properties of alternative microbial hosts used in Synthetic Biology: Towards the modular design of a chassis. Essays. Biochem. 60(4):303-313
Avendaño R., Chaves N., Fuentes P., Sanchez E., Jimenez J.I. and Chavarria M. (2016). Production of selenium nanoparticles in Pseudomonas putida KT2440. Sci Rep. 6:37155
Xulvi-Brunet R., Campbell G.W., Rajamani S., Jimenez J.I. and Chen I.A. (2016). Computational analysis of fitness landscapes and evolutionary networks from in vitro evolution experiments. Methods. 106:86-96
Jimenez J.I., Fraile S., Zafra O. and de Lorenzo V. (2015). Phenotypic knockouts of selected metabolic pathways by targeting enzymes with camel derived nanobodies (VHHs).Metab Eng. 30:40-48
Gyorgy A., Jimenez J.I., Yazbek J., Huang H.H., Chung H., Weiss R. and Del Vecchio D. (2015). Isocost lines describe the cellular economy of genetic circuits. Biophys J. 109(3):639-646