Irina Borodina

Irina Borodina

Senior Scientist and Group Leader
Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

Irina Borodina is Senior Scientist and Group Leader at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark (DTU). Her group focuses on advancing the methodologies for metabolic engineering of yeast cell factories for sustainable production of bulk and high-value chemicals. Irina Borodina received her Chemical Engineering degree from Kaunas University of Technology in Lithuania in 2001 and her Ph.D. degree in Biotechnology from DTU in 2007 with Prof. Jens Nielsen as advisor. She has authored and co-authored 34 peer-reviewed articles, which have been cited over 1,400 times, and she is co-inventor of 9 patent applications.

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