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news: JBEI contributes to study that reveals how oxygen-deprived protein loosely binds to a mineral

JBEI contributes to study that reveals how oxygen-deprived protein loosely binds to a mineral

The institute’s mass spectrometry capabilities were used to analyze chemical snapshots

September 01, 2017

news: iCLEM Celebrates 10th Anniversary

iCLEM Celebrates 10th Anniversary

JBEI’s microbiology program provides hands-on experience for high potential, low-income high school students

August 11, 2017

news: Mortimer participates at WEF’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions

Mortimer participates at WEF’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions

The scientist is part of World Economic Forum’s Young Scientists community

July 26, 2017

news: JBEI Paper Among PLOS ONE Top 10% Most Cited Articles

JBEI Paper Among PLOS ONE Top 10% Most Cited Articles

“A Thermophilic Ionic liquid-tolerant Cellulase Cocktail for the Production of Cellulosic Biofuels” was published in 2012.

July 21, 2017

news: DOE Renews Funding for Joint BioEnergy Institute at Berkeley Lab

DOE Renews Funding for Joint BioEnergy Institute at Berkeley Lab

The Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), led by Berkeley Lab, was selected today as one of four DOE Bioenergy Research Centers to be awarded a total of $40 million to support innovative research on biofuels and bioproducts.

July 17, 2017

news: A Whole-Genome Sequenced Rice Mutant Resource for the Study of Biofuel Feedstocks

A Whole-Genome Sequenced Rice Mutant Resource for the Study of Biofuel Feedstocks

JBEI researchers create open-access web portal to accelerate functional genetic research in plants.

July 05, 2017

news: Keasling to Receive 2017 Amgen Biochemical and Molecular Engineering Award

Keasling to Receive 2017 Amgen Biochemical and Molecular Engineering Award

The award recognizes research excellence and leadership.

June 26, 2017

news: Biotech Partners Recognizes Irina Silva as Exceptional Mentoring Partner

Biotech Partners Recognizes Irina Silva as Exceptional Mentoring Partner

Non-profit Biotech Partners educates underserved youth in the Bay Area.

June 08, 2017

news: A Decade of Bioenergy Research, Ethanol Producer Magazine

A Decade of Bioenergy Research, Ethanol Producer Magazine

JBEI has pioneered the development of advanced routes to the production of fuels from sugars for use in blendstocks by using synthetic biology.

June 06, 2017

news: JBEI’s Vy Ngo Awarded Grace Fimognari Memorial Prize

JBEI’s Vy Ngo Awarded Grace Fimognari Memorial Prize

Ngo was a student assistant in JBEI Feedstocks Division.

June 05, 2017