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Prof Roy Goodacre

Professor of Biological Chemistry

Roy Goodacre's research interests are broadly within analytical biotechnology and systems biology. He has over 18 years experience of advanced data analysis applied to spectroscopic, mass spectrometric and metabolomics data; over 18 years experience in mass spectrometry (MS), and over 11 years in vibrational spectroscopy.

Division: 
Research
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
No

Connections

Research

Rapid Evolution of Enzymes

The use of biocatalysts in the manufacture of chemicals presents significant advantages in terms of enhanced reaction selectivity, reduced cost of raw materials, lower energy costs, safety and importantly sustainability.

http://www.bbsrc.ac.uk/pa/grants/AwardDetails.aspx?FundingReference=BB/K...

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Centre of Excellence for Biocatalysis, Biotransformations and Biocatalytic Manufacture

Welcome to the Centre of Excellence for Biocatalysis, Biotransformations and Biocatalytic Manufacture (CoEBio3) website. The CoEBio3 is the UK’s new organisation designed to provide a world-class scientific environment in which the necessary research and development can be carried out to create new biocatalyst-based processes to meet the changing needs of industry in the next 10-20 years.

Keywords: 
Biocatalysis, Biology, Biochemistry

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Manchester Institute of Biotechnology

The Manchester Interdisciplinary Biocentre (renamed the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology in Autumn 2012) was completed in 2006 and represented the first university-based, purpose-built interdisciplinary research institute of its kind in the UK.

Keywords: 
Biology, Innovation, Biotechnology