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news: JBEI’s Andria Rodrigues Wins Early Scientific Career Award

JBEI’s Andria Rodrigues Wins Early Scientific Career Award

Rodrigues is among the laureates of 2018 Berkeley Lab Director’s Achievement Awards.

August 10, 2018

news: Scientists discover how to protect yeast from damage in biofuel production

Scientists discover how to protect yeast from damage in biofuel production

New study by JBEI and GLBRC identified changes to a gene that can make yeast tolerate the pretreatment chemicals.

August 10, 2018

news: The highly complex sugarcane genome has finally been sequenced

The highly complex sugarcane genome has finally been sequenced

JBEI was one of the partners in this work led by CIRAD.

July 10, 2018

news: Mortimer Participates at AAAS Forum on Science & Technology Policy

Mortimer Participates at AAAS Forum on Science & Technology Policy

The scientist spoke about the World Economic Forum’s Young Scientists Code of Ethics.

June 27, 2018

news: Faster, Cheaper, Better: A New Way to Synthesize DNA

Faster, Cheaper, Better: A New Way to Synthesize DNA

Breakthrough discovery at the Joint BioEnergy Institute could greatly accelerate the pace of science

June 18, 2018

news: Teaching machines to design cells for us

Teaching machines to design cells for us

JBEI's Garcia Martin blogged about his new paper published in npj Systems Biology and Applications.

May 31, 2018

news: New Machine Learning Approach Could Accelerate Bioengineering

New Machine Learning Approach Could Accelerate Bioengineering

JBEI scientists use technique to automatically predict the amount of biofuel produced by microbes

May 29, 2018

news: Strong JBEI Presence at East Bay STEM Career Awareness Day

Strong JBEI Presence at East Bay STEM Career Awareness Day

JBEI’s volunteers gave insight into their careers and talked about the benefits of bioenergy.

April 27, 2018

news: JBEI Participates at Earth Action Initiative

JBEI Participates at Earth Action Initiative

The event was part of Earth month which is celebrated worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection.

April 12, 2018

news: Plants Really Do Feed Their Friends

Plants Really Do Feed Their Friends

JBEI researchers contributed to a study that found that plants craft their own root microbiome.

March 29, 2018