Plant Pathway Elucidation Project

Applications Available for Elite Undergraduate Internship Program at N.C. Research Campus

January 21, 2016

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Only 30 undergraduate students from North Carolina colleges and universities will be selected to participate in an intense, 11-week internship program, the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP), at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis, N.C. Applications are now available from the program website, www.p2ep.org. Applications are due March 1, 2016 and the […]

Interns spend summer researching health benefits of fruits and vegetables

July 17, 2015

By Jeanie Groh, Salisbury Post Read the original article. KANNAPOLIS — It’s a well-known fact that fruits and vegetables are both delicious and healthy, but few people truly understand exactly how they can impact the body. Thirty interns with the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project, called P2EP, however, are studying just how to harness those benefits […]

Duke Energy Contributes $350,000 to NCRC’s P2EP

July 15, 2015

Wound-healing properties of oats and the nutritional content of cooked versus uncooked broccoli are just two of the research projects David Phillips, district manager with Duke Energy North Carolina, learned about when he visited the NC Research Campus’ (NCRC) Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) on Monday, July 13. Phillips presented $100,000 to P2EP. The check […]

Educators soak up science at Research Campus

June 24, 2015

By Mark Plemmons Read the original article in the Independent Tribune. KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – Educators from across North Carolina got hands on in the labs at the N.C. Research Campus and at several other area businesses Monday during the Fourth Annual STEM Industry Day sponsored by N.C. New Schools. “The notion is to bring educators […]

P2EP’s Year-Round Scientific and Educational Impact

August 07, 2014

The 40 Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) interns at the NC Research Campus (NCRC) presented the results of their summer of research in an August 5 symposium sponsored by the NC Biotechnology Center. Through P2EP, a STEM-based workforce development program, the interns studied pathways in blueberries, strawberries, oats and broccoli that produce health-enhancing bioactive compounds. […]

Roots in Textiles, Future in Science

July 17, 2014

As published in Cabarrus Magazine. View the PDF. On the first day of the Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) at the NC Research Campus (NCRC), Camry Wagner was a bit overwhelmed. First, by the intensity of the research she would be conducting this summer and, second, by the fact she was doing scientific research in […]

All Kinds of Building Going On at the NC Research Center

June 14, 2014

BY JENNIFER WOODFORD Link to original article in Business Today   Summer at the NC Research Campus is heating up with building of all kinds. Nicholas Kottyan, DataChambers CEO, anticipates that the warmer weather will allow the company to finish site work and begin construction this month on the company’s 50,000-square-foot data center at the […]