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: http://resilientrice.org/

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

Ian Graham appointed to BBSRC Council

Congratulations to Ian, who takes up his new role from April 2018.

Ancient insects hold the key to future biofuel production?

New research led by CNAP and published in Nature Communications  reveals surprising ability of ancient insects to efficiently digest cellulose.

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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.

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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