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The National Science Foundation - The National Science Foundation (NSF), a U.S. government agency whose mission is to “promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; and to secure the national defense,” provides a primer on plant-made pharmaceuticals (PMPs).
Pharma-Planta Consortium - The Pharma-Planta Project is a consortium of 39 principal scientists from academic and industrial institutions in Europe and South Africa. Pharma-Planta is funded for 5 years, by the European Commission as part of the Sixth Framework Programme in the area of “Plant platforms for immunotherapeutic biomolecule production.”
Purdue University - Purdue University is working in collaboration with Controlled Pharming Ventures, LLC., to develop an enclosed PMP production facility in a converted limestone mine factory in Southern Indiana. Part of this project involves the determination of light level optimization for the growth of PMPs. Read more →