EU funds groundbreaking research on mitochondria in Potsdam

Prof. Dr. Ralph Bock at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology in Potsdam (Germany) receives an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) worth € 2.5 million to develop groundbreaking molecular genetic research methods. The „PlaMitEng“ research project will for the first time allow targeted genetic modifications to be made in the genome of mitochondria.

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