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Biotechnology Careers Preparation -- Mass Culture Conditions of Commercially Relevant Cells and Their Bioremediation Potential (Ms. Kristal Grant)

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Award date: 
Feb 12, 2013
Award amount: 
$5,000
Organization name: 
Elizabeth City State University
Principal Investigator: 
Rousch, Jeffrey M.
Grant program category: 
Research and Equipment Support
Grant program name: 
Undergraduate Biotechnology Research Fellowship
Region: 
Eastern

Microphotosynthetic cells are diverse and produce commercially important compounds, like biofuels, medicines and food industries chemicals. Notably these organisms which represent a great untapped commercial resource are often overlooked in studies. This work trains students on instrumentation and techniques designed to understand how these organisms can be better commercially exploited

Fiscal year: 
2013