To focus the most advanced biotechnology-based resources on the challenges of biofuel production, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) established three Bioenergy Research Centers (BRCs) in September 2007, with a second 5-year phase beginning in 2012. Each center represents an integrative, multidisciplinary partnership with expertise spanning the physical, chemical, biological, and computational sciences, including genomics, microbial and plant biology, analytical chemistry, computational biology and bioinformatics, and engineering.
Publication date: February 2014
Suggested citation: U.S. DOE. 2014. U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Research
Centers, DOE/SC-0162. Office of Biological and Environmental Research within
the DOE Office of Science (genomicscience.energy.gov/centers/brcbrochure/)
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