The Centre for Novel Agricultural Products (CNAP) is a highly distinctive academic environment undertaking a range of research activities many of which are aligned directly with societal needs.
Individual research groups have specific expertise in particular areas, accessible by clicking on the individuals names in the left hand menu. The Plant Genome Facility underpins much of the research in CNAP.
In addition, there are larger strategic research programmes that involve more than one principal investigator. Information relating to these programmes can be found by clicking on the main themes below.
Secret to making renewable energy from wood? The digestive system of the gribble may hold the key!
2 new Networks in Industrial Biotechnology awarded! Congratulations to Ian Graham and Simon McQueen-Mason, who will each lead a phase II NIBB.
Poppy genome decoded DNA code of the opium poppy genome determined.
Strengthening links with India: 2 major new research projects Funding secured by CNAP PIs.
CNAP, Department of Biology, University of York, Wentworth Way, York YO10 5DD, UK