New group of enzymes discovered, and they rock

Inspired by the molecular biodiversity of microorganisms this work has deepened the knowledge about new enzymatic strategies for the polysaccharides β-1,3-glucans processing

A new enzyme to boost cellulosic ethanol

Sustainable biofuels are important for decarbonization. Synthetic biology was used to develop a microbial platform for cellulase production to reduce the cost of cellulosic ethanol production

The third issue of CNPEM’s yearbook is coming

‘Inside CNPEM’ yearbook is an institutional publication of the Brazilian Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM), featuring highlighted research, infrastructure, and minds at the campus, looking through the past year.

Research highlights

We select highlights of our scientific publications, technology developments and partnerships.

Career opportunities

A beautiful campus full of creative minds trying to address great challenges. We value diversity and integrity, and we encourage our collaborators to celebrate who they are! Inclusion practices are at the center of our work. At LNBR we foster team spirit, embrace communication and transparency.