The Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics aims at improving sustainable development, especially within plant research - but also other areas - where the researchers at the department aims at
In addition, the department has initiatives to get a better environment in the form of recycling used laboratory equipment and plastic goods, savings on electricity, CO2-friendly travel, etc.
This list shows recent years' grants to researchers at the department aiming at sustainability to find a substitute for artificial fertilizers, find a way to break down plastic and develop new plants that can cope with a changing climate.
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Aleksandr Gavrin receives Euro 1,344 million to enhance symbiotic performance of legume crops
Kasper Røjkjær Andersen receives DKK 5M to study plant receptors and calcium signal decoding proteins
Jens Stougaard receives prestigious grant from the European Research Council