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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.

PhD Opportunities for 2014 at James Hutton Institute

19th Nov 2013

Applications are now being taken for a number of funded PhD studentships at the James Hutton Institute.  PhD projects fall under five broad categories:  Cell and Molecular Sciences Ecological Sciences Environmental and Biochemical Sciences Information and Computational...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

18th Nov 2013

In this week’s Arabidopsis Research Round-up we have three new papers with authors from Aberystwyth University, Thermofisher UK and the European Bioinformatics Institute in Hinxton, Cambridgeshire. Enjoy!   Purdy SJ, Bussell JD, Nunn CP and Smith SM. Leaves of the Arabidopsis maltose...

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£10,000 BBSRC funding available for Great British Bioscience Festival exhibits

18th Nov 2013

As part of a year-long programme of special events, BBSRC will stage a 'Great British Bioscience Festival' in November 2014 to highlight the UK's world-leading scientific endeavours in the biosciences. Ten to fifteen exciting, engaging displays and activities will be showcased at the exhiitors'...

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£4m BBSRC funding awarded to UK-India partnerships in synthetic biology biofuels initiatives

14th Nov 2013

Sir Mark Walport, the Government Chief Scientific Adviser, has announced major funding towards sustainable fuels during a visit to India. Over £4M of UK funding, with matched resource from India, has been awarded to four research projects that bring together expertise in sustainable bioenergy and...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

13th Nov 2013

There are plenty of new UK Arabidopsis papers to catch up on this week, including new research from the Universities of Cambridge, Glasgow, Dundee and Nottingham, Imperial College London and Rothamsted Research. Four out of six of this week's papers are published in open access journals,...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

4th Nov 2013

Lots of protein/peptide characterisation work in this week’s Arabidopsis Research Round-Up! We highlight two papers from the lab of Ive de Smet, now at VIB in Belgium but previously based at the University of Nottingham. We also have new work featuring scientists at the University of Glasgow, and...

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