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Bodil Jørgensen

Bodil Jørgensen

Associate Professor

  • Section for Plant Glycobiology

    Thorvaldsensvej 40

    1871 Frederiksberg C

    Phone: +45 35 33 34 66
I am involved in a number of projects at Department of Plant Biology and Biotechnology.
Research interests
  • Development and implementation of plant transformation technologies for several species - potato (8 cultivars), rape seed, tomato , Lotus japonicus, Brachypodium distachyon, Lemna and tobacco – plants and suspension cells (BY2). Latest different algae.
  • Use of transgenic plants to investigation of ex. genes involved in cell wall synthesis and degrading, drought, disease resistance, bio-fuel.
  • Development of larger scale extraction of RGI from plant cell walls for different uses as medical coating, food ingredients.
  • Development of extraction of nano-cellulose for use as green bio-composite

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