Projects

Maria Susana Barbosa Reis Pinto Lopes
Atlantic rubber: Exploiting potential latex production of Azorean endemic plants
Institution Center: CBA - Centro de Biotecnologia dos Açores
E-Mail: mslopes@uac.pt
State: closed
Objectives:

“The current project aims at:

i) the identification of Azorean endemic plants for the production of natural rubber, and other added value sub-products, such as inulin;
ii) the mass production of Azorean endemic plants for further exploitation.”