Research funding:

Industrial biotechnology and bioenergy highlight notice 1: generation of hydrocarbons from living organisms

Funding total

£569K

No. of projects funded

1: Mark Peter Ashe, The University of Manchester (Ref: BB/K002767/1)
Synthetic approaches towards the production of biofuels from lignocellulosic feedstocks in yeast

Purpose

To encourage proposals that work towards developing novel or improved biological processes for the production and/or isolation of hydrocarbon-like products from biological feedstocks or living organisms.

Key aims