Funding

Funding awarded to date

The following is a summary of the outcomes of the Proof of Concept (POC) awards, Business Interaction Vouchers (BIV) and Vacation Students (VS) awarded.

(POC-02) Metabolic modelling to support synthetic biology in C1net organisms

Andrezek Kierzek, Pl University of Surrey
Start Date: 01/04/2015
Completed: 30/09/2015
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(POC-03) A proteomic approach to optimizing gas fermentation in industrially relevant acetogens

Phillip Wright, PI University of Sheffield
Start Date: 01/04/2015
Completed: 30/09/2015
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(POC-08) A Synthetic Approach to bioconversion of carbon dioxide to formic acid

Professor Frank Sargent, PI University of Dundee
Start Date: 01/01/2016
Completed: 30/06/2016
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(POC-05) In-situ Multiphase Compartmentalised Substrate Shuttle Bioreactor for Protein and Platform Chemicals

Professor Richard Dinsdale, PI University of South Wales
Start Date: 01/01/2016
Completed: 31/07/2016
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(POC-11) Optimizing low cost C1/C2 compound production and fermentation from biomass solid waste

Professor Phillip Wright, PI University of Sheffield
Start Date: 01/12/2015
Completed: 30/09/2016
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(POC-04) Industrially-driven discovery of C1-utilising microorganisms

Ying Zhang, PI University of Nottingham
Start Date: 19/11/2015
Completed: 18/02/2017
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(BIV-02) An assessment of feasibility and challenges for methane to be used as a feedstock for a sustainable economy

Dr Ying Zhang, PI University of Nottingham
Start Date: 29/11/2016
Completed: 17/03/2017
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(POC-10) Novel aerobic chassis for the conversion of mixed CO/CO2 feedstocks

Dr Klaus Winzer, PI The University of Nottingham
Start Date: 01/03/2016
Completed: 31/03/2017
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(POC-07) Maximising reaction productivity through protein scaffolding with cohesion-dockerin domains

Professor Nigel Minton, PI The University of Nottingham
Start Date: 01/03/2016
Completed: 30/06/2017
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(BIV-01) Cloning and metal analysis of recombinant aldehyde ferredoxin oxidoreductase (AOR)

Professor Martin Warren, PI University of Kent
Start Date: 31/01/2016
Completed: 19/03/2016
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