Copenhagen Bioscience PhD Programme

Fully-funded four year PhD programme in an international scientific environment

Center for Biosustainability (CFB)

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability (CFB) is embedded at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), at DTU Lyngby just north of Copenhagen. It was established in 2011 and now has over 180 staff in Denmark, with more elsewhere. Research at CFB is focused on development and optimization of cell factories for biosustainable production of chemicals, enzymes and therapeutic proteins. Researchers address many aspects of this process including: cell engineering of bacterial, yeast and CHO cells; synthetic biology; ‘omics and modeling.

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Potential supervisors and projects at CFB