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Biorenewable, biodegradable plastic alternative synthesized by CSU chemists

Publishing in Nature Communications, the team led by Professor of Chemistry Eugene Chen describes synthesis of a polymer called P3HB.

Synthetic biologists get $1.7 million to engineer world’s strongest biomaterial

Synthetic biologists are attempting to manufacture sporopollenin in the lab using plants, and to control its properties using gene circuits.

Neutrino experiment sees strong evidence for antineutrino oscillation

The CSU NOvA group, led by Norm Buchanan, played a significant role in the analysis that led to observing the oscillation.

For American Indian youth, risk is higher for alcohol, drug use, say CSU researchers

A study published in JAMA Network Open reported results from a 2016-17 survey of about 1,660 students at 31 schools.


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