DynaMo Center of Excellence – University of Copenhagen

Welcome to DynaMo!

At DynaMo Center we address basic biological questions using the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana and its primary defense compounds, glucosinolates, as a powerful model system. The insights gained have potential societal benefits by opening up for unforeseen opportunities in e.g. synthetic biology, medicine and sustainable agriculture.

Best Danish Research Result 2012

Head of Center Barbara Halkier at the award ceremony 5 December 2012 when DynaMo research won videnskab.dk's prize for "Best Danish Research Result 2012". Read more ...

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Innovation Award 2013

Five researchers from DynaMo win University of Copenhagen Innovation Award 2013 for a new biotechnological method for removing unwanted substances from edible parts of plants. Read more ...