(Financed by European Social Fund and Republic of Latvia)

End of 2009 project of European Social Fund “Establishment of Latvian interdisciplinary interuniversity scientific group of systems biology” within activity „Attraction of Human Resources to Science” was started. Project is a joint activity of three scientific groups from three universities.

Aim of the project is to develop methodology for modelling, metabolic engineering and scale-up to laboratory bioreactor of several bioprocesses related to bioethanol production. Organisms of interest are Z. mobilis and S. Cerevisiae. Website of the project is www.sysbio.lv