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CONTACT Initiative

The CONTACT initiative strengthens the University of Bremen’s four high-profile research areas: marine sciences, material sciences, M3 (Minds, Media and Machines), and health sciences.

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Research focus CONTACT

Logo Synthetische Biologie am FB2 der Uni Bremen

Synthetic biology is a highly interdisciplinary new branch of research which straddles the interfaces between molecular biology, chemistry, engineering, and materials sciences[1]. Primarily oriented to engineering, synthetic biology is concerned with adapting, reprogramming or creating new combinations of known biological entities and making them useful for defined purposes in living systems. more >

Current projects:
Endosymbiont - Photosynthetic keratinocytes: light-powered oxygen for non-healing skin wounds