UCC Led Project Hopes To Replace Oil With Yeast In The Production Of Fuels And Plastics

Scientists at University College Cork are leading a €6.3 million EU funded project that could see yeast replace oil in the production of aviation oil, plastics, cosmetic products, and might even lead to the creation of new kinds of beer. Dr John Morrissey, project coordinator and senior lecturer in UCC’s School of Microbiology, envisions a … Continue reading UCC Led Project Hopes To Replace Oil With Yeast In The Production Of Fuels And Plastics

PrimeUCC Working With SMEs To Bid For H2020 Funding Up To €2.5m

Established in 2014, PrimeUCC provides technical support to research groups for the development of funding proposals under the EU Horizon 2020 programme. The funding programme is aimed at SMEs with strong growth through innovation potential, with PrimeUCC offering consultancy on proposal preparation to companies seeking to access funding through Horizon 2020. In all Prime UCC … Continue reading PrimeUCC Working With SMEs To Bid For H2020 Funding Up To €2.5m