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
The highly complex sugarcane genome has finally been sequenced
JBEI was one of the partners in this work led by CIRAD.
July 10, 2018
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
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
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
New Machine Learning Approach Could Accelerate Bioengineering
JBEI scientists use technique to automatically predict the amount of biofuel produced by microbes
May 29, 2018
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
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
Plants Really Do Feed Their Friends
JBEI researchers contributed to a study that found that plants craft their own root microbiome.
March 29, 2018
JBEI Enzyme Discovery Enables First-Time Microbial Production of the Octane Booster Toluene
The discovery will have implications for fundamental science and biofuel production.
March 26, 2018