Objective

Our goal is to advance bio-based technologies for energy and chemical production so that these industries can once again become environmentally sustainable. For this, we need to train the next...

Overview

In the summer of 2015, Mart Loog, Professor in Molecular Systems Biology at the University of Tartu, received a prestigious grant from the European Research Area (ERA). The ERA Chair...

Strategic plan

The University of Tartu Institute of Technology (TUIT) was established to provide research labs and a stimulating environment for returning post-docs and start-up labs. Although the research groups at the...

FUNDING

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement Nº668997.

Board

RESEARCH

Projects

In our research, we are going to combine experimental and computational approaches to create efficient yeast-based cell factory platform strains for bio-based chemical production. We will focus on fundamental studies...

Publications

2018 Lahtvee PJ (2018). Engineering efficient yeast-based cell factories. Proceedings of the 31st VH-Yeast Conference: Advances in Science and Industrial Production of Baker's Yeast: Yeas as a cell factory, Leuven, Belgium,...

PEOPLE

Combining the best scientists and professionals we take a step forward and discover new areas in Synthetic Biology. Check out who is in  working in the lab and who is in the board.  If you...