PMB News

Microorganism in East Bay sludge reveals new CO2 fixation pathway

Israel Figueroa
PMB scientists have identified the first natural example of a pathway for carbon dioxide fixation previously thought to be only synthetically derived.

Matthew Traxler named 2017 Hellman Fellow

Headshot of Matt F. Traxler
The Hellman Fellows Program supports junior faculty research on the ten UC system campuses and at four private institutions.

NSF funds $3.4 million grant to improve maize crops

field of maize
Sarah Hake and researchers from the Danforth Science Center have been awarded a $3.4 million grant from the National Science Foundation.

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