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Contractor / Funded Organisation: The Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine

Detailed below are science projects undertaken for, or managed on behalf of, Defra by the Contractor/Funded Organisation selected.

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AQ02506: Analysis of abatement strategies: Phase IV
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £438,948
Field of Study:   Air Quality
Theme:   Quantifying Exposure (AQ01)
Keywords:  
Environmental monitoring, Environmental Protection, Air quality monitoring
 
 
CB0405: A study to identify physicochemical factors controlling the capacity of nanoparticles to penetrate cells of the respiratory epithelium, especially those of first contact on inhalation of the particles
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2008, Cost £36,949
Field of Study:   Chemicals and Nanotechnology
Theme:   Chemicals in the Environment (CB04)
Keywords:  
Chemicals, Environmental Protection, Pollution
 
 
LK0818: Novel Processing of Cereal Straws for Fibre Packaging Materials
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £435,704
Field of Study:   Non-Food Crops
Theme:   Renewable industrial materials
Keywords:  
Cereal Production, Cereals, Agri-Industrial, Farming, Materials Science, Packaging, Application, Arable Farming, Process Technology
 
 
LK0830: Bio-Composites based on whole utilisation of wheat straw
Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2011, Cost £361,658
Keywords:  
 
 
LK09108: Development of an integrated pest management strategy for control of pollen beetles in winter oilseed rape
Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2012, Cost £429,187
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0985: Defining and managing risks to safety and quality during food and feed grain storage
Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2011, Cost £648,020
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Quality Food for Healthy Eating
Keywords:  
Environmental monitoring, Environmental Protection, Food Chain, Grain Pests, Arable Farming, Storage
 
 
OC8620: Risk assessment of sclerotinia disease on arable break crops
Time Scale & Cost
From 1987 To 1990, Cost £83,770
Theme:   DUMMY
 
 
OC9108: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) diagnosis of infection by beet yellow virus and other viral pathogens
Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1993, Cost £37,488
Theme:   DUMMY
 
 
OC9203: Use of cryopreserved cells of large animals in toxicology
Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1996, Cost £208,440
Theme:   DUMMY
 
 
RG0204: Gene flow between geminiviruses and plants: an assessment of risk (Became RG0215)
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1995, Cost £138,711
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
Theme:   Risk assessment of genetically modified plants in the agricultural environment
 
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