Friday, October 07, 2005

[Microbiology] Lovley awarded $21.8m grant for microbial study

Congratulations to Derek Lovley, Distinguished University Professor (Microbiology), on being awarded a grant to study Geobacteraceae:
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $21.8 million over five years to microbiologist Derek Lovley for investigations of the Geobacteraceae, the microbial family with energy-harvesting powers that scientists hope to harness.
(from In the Loop; read more)

Check out the Geobacter Project homepage for much more information.

Posted by era to Microbiology at 10/07/2005 07:48:00 AM

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