Dr. June Medford awarded $2 million DOE grant to re-engineer plants for biofuels

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Posted: December 3rd, 2012

A Colorado State University team has received a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to produce a biological control system for bioenergy crops.

June Medford and Mauricio Antunes, both professors in the Biology department, and Ashok Prasad, a professor in Chemical and Biological Engineering, received the grant from Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy, known as ARPA-E, which is the DOE’s advanced research division.

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