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With so much going on in the world of Arabidopsis research, you can now stay up-to-date with all the latest news, discoveries and find out what is happening in the wider plant science community.

Arabidopsis Research Round-up

9th Oct 2014

It’s a strong week for the institutes this week with appearances in the Round-up from Rothamsted Research, The Sainsbury Laboratory and the John Innes Centre. The Sainsbury Laboratory at the University of Cambridge also gets a mention, as does the University of Glasgow also gets a mention...

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Boost for plant science training from BBSRC

6th Oct 2014

On Friday, Vince Cable announced an investment of £125 million in doctoral training centres for bioscience. In total 1250 students are expected to gain PhDs through the postgraduate development programmes. 30% of them will be trained specifically in agricultural and food security science, 20% will...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

2nd Oct 2014

Apologies there hasn’t been an Arabidopsis Research Round-up for a few weeks, I’ve been on annual leave getting married! Here’s a catch up of the newest Arabidopsis research papers from the UK community over the last month, including one from a GARNet committee member, and one from a former...

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GARNet at ERC Data Management Workshop

18th Sep 2014

Sabina Leonelli (University of Exeter), who serves as GARNet’s Social Sciences ex officio Advisory Committee member, is delivering the Keynote talk at an ERC Workshop on Research Data Management today. She will be presenting and circulating the GARNet report, Making Data Accessible to All.

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Publication Trends in Arabidopsis Research

18th Sep 2014

As part of a series of blog posts at Nowomics, Pete McQuilton and founder Richard Smith guest blogged for GARNet today. Nowomics is a new website that fetches data from many biological databases every day and works out what’s changed, and finds genes and species names...

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Arabidopsis: the Ongoing Green Revolution

17th Sep 2014

GARNet 2014, Arabidopsis: The Ongoing Green Revolution, took place on 9 and 10 September 2014 at the University of Bristol. The programme and abstracts from the talks and poster presentations can be viewed in this PDF, and there are some pictures from the conference on our blog, Weeding the...

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