Last update 07:10 | 08/01/2018 vietnamnet
VietNamNet Bridge – Vu Thị Mai Anh, 23, a student at the Hanoi University of Education, has conducted research on isolating and selecting bacteria capable of converting basa fish (catfish) fat into Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA).
Vu Thi Mai Anh
After being subdivided and selected, microorganisms are cultured in catfish fat and converted into environmentally friendly bioplastics.
The research won first prize in the field of food technology at Euréka 2017, a contest for technology students organized by the HCM City Youth Union.