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

2 new Networks in Industrial Biotechnology awarded!

Congratulations to Ian Graham and Simon McQueen-Mason, who will each lead a phase II NIBB.

New bioeconomy initiative launch in York 

BioYork established.

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

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