Prestigious European grant to Center Leader Jens Stougaard

The prestigious ERC Advanced Grant of DKK 17 m now gives Professor Jens Stougaard, Leader of Center for Carbohydrate Recognition and Signalling, opportunity to study several aspects of the plant cell’s ability to absorb bacteria or to fight the bacteria causing diseases in plants.

The findings will ultimately make it possible to develop a plant for more sustainable agriculture.

Read the press release from Aarhus University