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17 june 2022 - Optimization of violacein production on protein-rich substrates

17 june 2022 - Optimization of violacein production on protein-rich substrates

A new study from the AFERE chaire in FARE lab allowed to show a key factor in the overproduction of the microbial pigment violacein by species...
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09 May 2022 - Inside hydrolysis pattern of pretreated maize cells in real-time

09 May 2022 - Inside hydrolysis pattern of pretreated maize cells in real-time

A multimodal approach has been devised to relate variations in chemical composition to accessibility of maize cell wall (enzyme fluorescence) in...
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11 April 2022 - Launch of the PEPR programme FairCarboN

11 April 2022 - Launch of the PEPR programme FairCarboN

The exploratory Priority Research Equipment Programme (PEPR) FairCarboN - Carbon in Continental Ecosystems: Levers and Pathways to Carbon Neutrality...
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17 March 2022 - FARE co-organises a workshop on pre-treatment of plant biomass at BIOKET

17 March 2022 - FARE co-organises a workshop on pre-treatment of plant biomass at BIOKET

This workshop, organised by Carnot 3BCAR and INRAE with contributions of academic and industrial stakeholders aimed at presenting the state of the...
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Uncovering the mechanisms and tools shaped by Nature to improve the use of renewable carbon and to contribute to sustainable development: this is the ambition of FARE laboratory (Fractionation of AgroResources and Environment).

Our mission, inside the network of our INRAE and URCA partner labs, is focused on three key points of the biological / technological transformation of lignocellulosic plant biomass, for non-food usages:

- follow the degradation of lignocellulose (culture residues, litters) by soil micro-organisms in the field, in order to maintain fertility and to favor ecosystem services necessary for a sustainable agriculture (input management, carbon and nitrogen cycles);

- fractionation of lignocellulose by enzymatic or microbial biotechnological processes, to produce chemicals of interest for chemistry and energy, while respecting the green chemistry concepts (2G bioethanol, sugar-based surfactant,…);

- using agro-sourced fibres and polymers, to design innovative nanostructured materials with new optical properties (protective films and coatings), or composite materials with high technical and environmental performances (light, recyclable, biodegradable,…).

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Dr Gabriel Paës, Director of FARE

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