CNAP - Centre for Novel Agricultural Products

Links


Current projects led by CNAP with their own website

High Value Chemicals from Plants Network: http://www.york.ac.uk/hvcfp/ 

Lignocellulosic Biorefinery Network: http://www.york.ac.uk/lbnet/

The CNAP Artemisia research project: http://www.york.ac.uk/org/cnap/artemisiaproject/

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

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

SCPRID rice project: http://resilientrice.org/

 

Websites of other projects with CNAP participants:

PHYTOCAT: http://phytocat.org/index.html

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

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

JATROPT: http://www.jatropt.eu/

 

Other useful links

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

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

The Food and Environment Research Agency: http://www.fera.defra.gov.uk/

Biosciences Knowledge Transfer Network: https://connect.innovateuk.org/web/biosciencesktn

NNFCC: www.nnfcc.co.uk

 

Latest News

New breakthrough in battle to clean up land contaminated by munitions

Gene improves removal of TNT from contaminated soil: study just published in New Phytologist.‌‌

Plant 'chemical factory' discovery

New research published in PNAS suggests potential for utilisation of natural 'chemical factory' system within plant.

artemisiaPlant-news

Welcoming Denby group

Brief introductions here.

Recognition of scientific excellence by EMBO

Ian Graham elected as a 2016 EMBO Member.

Ian Graham elected Fellow of Royal Society!

Congratulations to Ian on his election to the fellowship of the Royal Society, the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.

Research accolade for Ian Graham

Congratulations to Ian, who is to receive the Biochemical Society's 2017 Heatley Medal and Prize in recognition of the quality and impact of his research.

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