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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

news: Papers by JBEI Researchers Among Journal’s Most Impactful Articles

Papers by JBEI Researchers Among Journal’s Most Impactful Articles

The papers were published in the BioEnergy Research journal.

May 31, 2017

news: Spring 2017 Undergraduate Poster Session Held at JBEI

Spring 2017 Undergraduate Poster Session Held at JBEI

21 posters were presented at the poster session and celebration.

May 08, 2017

news: JBEI Participates at East Bay STEM Career Awareness Day

JBEI Participates at East Bay STEM Career Awareness Day

The event was aimed at 300 high school students from the East Bay.

April 27, 2017