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SysBio core values in Nature

By Martina on January 16, 2019

Nature has just featured a correspondence piece on SysBio core values as an example of actively building a working culture based on mutual cooperation, communication and respect. “Congratulations to our Core Values Team, and all SysBio members for adopting and supporting our core values”, says Ivan Mijakovic.

Dina and Jens added: “Desired organizational culture does not occur spontaneously, it is a result of a permanent effort of the leadership and the team. In our case, we have been actively working for more than 10 years to ensure that we create and maintain the diverse culture that we can be proud of.”

Read the article “Define working culture, don’t leave it to chance”.

Yeast more efficient as cell factory

By Martina on August 30, 2018

Two strategies for making yeast more efficient as a cell factories were identified. Results published in Nature Communication and Cell

The full article “Yeast more efficient as cell factory” is available on Chalmers website.

10 years anniversary of the SysBio group

By Martina on May 24, 2018

About 10 years anniversary of the SysBio group read on Chalmers website.

Spikes of graphene can kill bacteria on implants

By Martina on April 16, 2018

The full article “Spikes of graphene can kill bacteria on implants” is available on Chalmers website.

Dairy foods with digital bacteria

By Martina on March 16, 2018

SysBio has engaged in a research collaboration with Danone

Future fuels are based on baker’s yeast

By Martina on January 22, 2018

A new strategy based on gene deletion resulted in over-production of fatty acids by yeast. Results published in PNAS

The full article “Future fuels are based on baker’s yeast” is available on Chalmers website.

Yeast can be engineered to create protein pharmaceuticals

By Martina on December 11, 2017

Work on protein secretion published in Nature Communication

The full article “Yeast can be engineered to create protein pharmaceuticals” is available on Chalmers website.

Eric and Sheila Samson Prize

By Martina in awards on November 6, 2017

Jens Nielsen received the Eric and Sheila Samson Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation. More details are available on the CfB website.

Gold Medal

By Martina in award on November 6, 2017

Jens Nielsen received the Gold Medal from the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.