Transatlantic SynBio Workshop

Lead Research Organisation: University of Warwick
Department Name: School of Life Sciences



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Description This grant funded a UK-Brazil Workshop which led to the development of collaborative projects involving the Synthetic Biology centre at Warwick (WISB) and the Bioprocessing, Systems and Synthetic Biology centre (BSSB) in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Two joint grant proposals have been submitted as the result of this workshop. Moreover, we have organised exchanges of Brazilian PhD students who have visited Warwick for training sessions in state-of-the-art technologies.
Exploitation Route The University of Warwick has provided further internal funding to enable the two partners to continue exchanges and develop collaborative research. We no have a platform for long-term collaboration between groups in Sao Paulo and Warwick.
Sectors Agriculture, Food and Drink,Manufacturing, including Industrial Biotechology