CNAP - Centre for Novel Agricultural Products

Links


Current projects led by CNAP with their own website

High Value Chemicals from Plants Network: https://hvcfp.net

Lignocellulosic Biorefinery Network: https://lb-net.net

CNAP Artemisia Project work: http://artemisiaseed.com

 

Websites of recent projects

SCPRID rice project: https://www.york.ac.uk/org/cnap/resilientrice/index.html

Multi purpose hemp for industrial bioproducts and biomass (MultiHemp): http://www.multihemp.eu/project/

P4fifty: http://www.p4fifty.eu/index.html

Sustainable Liquid Biofuels from Biomass Biorefining (acronym SUNLIBB): http://www.sunlibb.eu/

The Arabidopsis Acyl-Lipid Metabolism collaboration (ARALIP): http://aralip.plantbiology.msu.edu/about

 

Some other useful external links

BioVale: Building the Bioeconomy: http://www.biovale.org

Biorenewables Development Centre Ltd: http://www.biorenewables.org/

FERA Science Ltd: https://www.fera.co.uk

Biotechnology Knowledge Transfer Network: https://www.ktn-uk.co.uk/interests/biotechnology

Agri-food Knowledge Transfer Network: https://ktn-uk.co.uk/interests/agri-food 

NNFCC: www.nnfcc.co.uk

 

Latest News

Poppy genome decoded DNA code of the opium poppy genome determined.

Poppy (x70)

Strengthening links with India: 2 major new research projects Funding secured by CNAP PIs.

Oilseed rape

Seeing the light: unlocking seed germination Key gene identified.

‌‌‌Arabidopsis

GINs to improve UK crops! Agri-Tech Strategy funding award for Ian Bancroft led OREGIN Network.

Wheat

Potential for strengthening natural plant defence to reduce crop waste Research by Katherine Denby and team with colleagues at Warwick published in ACS Synthetic Biology.

Contacts

CNAP Director, Professor Simon McQueen-Mason

CNAP Manager, Dr Caroline Calvert

CNAP, Department of Biology, University of York, Wentworth Way, York YO10 5DD, UK