Welcome to the Florida Center for Renewable Chemicals and Fuels (FCRC)

The Center supports a number of programs that unify and coordinate academic and research efforts in the multi-disciplinary areas of renewable chemicals and fuels. The Center awards Graduate Research Fellowships to qualified students. Research in the fields of Microbial Biotechnology, Microbial Genetics and Biochemistry, and in Plant Metabolic Engineering includes training in a full range of experimental techniques including molecular genetics, gene array analysis, bioinformatics, enzymology, metabolic engineering, preservation and culturing methods, various types of fermentation, and in industrial interactions.

Bldg. 981 Museum Road | P. O. Box 110700 |Gainesville FL | 32611-0700 |
Tel: (352) 392-0237 | Fax: (352)392-5922 | Email: spgomez@ufl.edu

Director: Lonnie O. Ingram
Associate Director: K. T. Shanmugam
Associate Director: Tony Romeo 

Assistant Director: Sheilachu P. Gomez

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