Author archive for CCC

  • Jul032017

    Update new CCC-program CarboBiotics

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    The second NWO CCC program CarboBiotics is well under way! In the first part of June, all pre-proposals sent in…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Jul022017

    CCC project from Maastricht University

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    CCC originally started in the northern part of the Netherlands, but nowadays its partners are located all over the country.…

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  • May222017

    Science in focus: Degrading biomass with oxidative enzymes

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    The main topics of my talk were lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases (LPMOs) which are a class of microbial oxidative copper metalloenzymes…

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  • May222017

    Company in the Spotlight: DSM Coating Resins

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    Chemical company DSM was named leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index in 2016 – a position they’ve held…

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  • May222017

    End of sugar quota spurs innovation

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    The EU quota system for sugar production will end by October 1 of this year. Production will rise, prices will…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • May222017

    Open day April 21 successful!

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    More than 120 participants from business partners, knowledge institutes and related organisations witnessed the battle of the best pitch (winner…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • May182017

    CCC in final report EFRO program 2007-2013

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    Last week SNN presented the final report of the OP EFRO program 2007-2013, in which CCC was one of the…

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  • Mar232017

    Progress CCC-ABC: two highlighted projects

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    The CCC ABC program, focused on the topics Biobased Economy, Animal Nutrition and Starch builds on the successful CCC1 and…

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    Carbohydrate Competence Center
  • Mar232017

    Company Spotlight: Avantium

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    Avantium is a forerunner in renewable chemistry and develops and commercializes biobased plastics, chemicals, and fuels. As from March 2017,…

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  • Mar202017

    CarboBiotics call, matchmaking and deadline

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    On 14 February, a matchmaking event was organized for the NWO-CCC Partnership program ‘CarboBiotics: Pre/Probiotics Mitigating the Antibiotics Burden’. More…

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