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Chemists awarded a 2.3 million € research grant

Posted on 15 January 2013

Professors Gideon Davies and Paul Walton have been awarded a 2.3 million € research grant from the European Research Agency-Industrial Biotechnology initiative.

Paul Walton

The project, which is led from York, has partners in Copenhagen, Marseille and Cambridge.  It aims to bring together expertise in molecular biology, inorganic chemistry, genomics, analysis and industry to explore the significant opportunities for bioethanol production created by the recent discovery of GH61 enzymes.