Multidisciplinary research centres in synthetic biology
Number of projects funded
Three, please see press release in related links for further details.
To establish up to six multidisciplinary Synthetic Biology Research Centres over two years.
As part of a larger "Synthetic Biology for Growth Programme", this call aims to boost the national research capacity and diversify UK expertise, stimulating innovation and facilitating interfaces with industry and other key stakeholders and include provision for:
- training cohorts of skilled researchers
- enhancing the UK's gene synthesis capability
- accelerating the route to market for innovative synthetic biology research
Luke Davis, EPSRC
tel: 01793 444478
Kedar Pandya, EPSRC
tel: 01793 444317
tel: 01793 413206
tel: 01793 413301