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News Release 12-024

NSF Provides Additional $5.9 Million to Support Five New BREAD Program Projects

Projects will use innovative approaches to advance basic research on key problems involving small farmer agriculture in the developing world

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Image of an African cow.

New synthetic biology technologies will be used to create live vaccine candidates for preventing contagious bovine pleuropneumonia, one of the most important infectious cattle diseases in Africa.

Credit: Sanjay Vashee, J. Craig Venter Institute

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