The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is planning to break ground this fall on a research facility dedicated to biomass-based biofuels. The Integrated Bioprocessing Research Laboratory will provide "a niche between the bench scale study, which can ferment approximately a kilogram of corn, and the large scale, such as the National Corn-to-Ethanol Research Center at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville," said professor Vijay Singh.

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