This studentship will commence 1 October 2019.It is a 4 year fully funded BBSRC IBioIC studentship. This opportunity is only open to UK nationals (or EU students who have been resident in the UK for 3+ years immediately prior to the programme start date) due to restrictions imposed by the funding body.
Application Deadline: 3 May 2019
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• Darabi Mahboub, M., Dubois, J.-L., Cavani, F., Rostamizadeh, M., & Patience, G. (2018). Catalysis for the synthesis of methacrylic acid and methyl methacrylate. Chemical Society Reviews, 47(20), 7703-7738. doi 10.1039/c8cs00117k (review on MAE production)
• Park, S.-H., and Han, J.-S. Development of an efficient cytosolic isobutanol production pathway in Saccharomyces cerevisiae by optimizing copy numbers and expression of the pathway genes based on the toxic effect of α-acetolactate. Scientific Reports 9, 3396. Doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-40631-5 (development of a similar process)
• Patent regarding the current technology: https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2016185211
FTE Category A staff submitted: 109.70
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