Knowledge Based Bio-Economy

Biotechnology projects

  • AGROCOS - Screening natural products for cosmetics and biopesticides
  • ANIMPOL - Polymers and fuels from animal residues
  • BACSIN - Improved bacteria for pollution control.
  • BIONEXGEN - Biocatalysts for green chemicals
  • DINAMO - Tackling cancer using nanoprobes
  • ENERGYPOPLAR - Improved poplar trees as energy sources
  • FORBIOPLAST - Polymers and composites from Forest resources
  • ICON - Novel uses of plant oils
  • LAPTOP - Production optimisation of a new antibiotic
  • MAMBA - New biocatalysts from extreme marine environments
  • MEM-S - Membranes self-generate form and functionality
  • POLYMODE - Improving polysaccharide performance using novel enzymes
  • PROSPARE - High value ingredients from poultry by-products
  • RENEWALL - Understanding plant cell wall synthesis
  • TARPOL - Synthetic biology targets environmental pollution