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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.

Coppicing response gene in biomass willow identified thanks to Arabidopsis

7th Jan 2014

Rothamsted Research scientists, in collaboration with researchers from the Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge, funded by the BBSRC Crop Science Initiative, have discovered a gene that contributes to the coppicing response of willows. Willows (Salix spp.) are of commercial...

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Registration now open for GARNet's 2014 events

7th Jan 2014

The GARNet team is pleased to announce that two of its 2014 events are now open for registration!  1) 9-10 April 2014, University of Warwick - Software Carpentry for Plant Scientists: A Practical Introduction to Programming for Biologists Firstly, on 9-10 April we will be hosting a Software...

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Funding opportunities in 2014

17th Dec 2013

To prepare you for 2014, we've listed upcoming funding call launches and deadlines below - add them to your diary now!   Research grants BBSRC Responsive Mode: Deadlines 9 January, 29 April 2014.  BBSRC-Brazil (FAPESP) joint funding of research: Deadlines 9 January, 29 April 2014. A...

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GARNet 2014: Outline programme

12th Dec 2013

We have launched a website for GARNet 2014 at http://garnet2014.org/ Registration for GARNet 2014 Arabidopsis: The Ongoing Green Revolution will open in January.   We are delighted to announce the full line-up for the conference:  Session 1: Genome Biology Plenary speaker – Rob...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

2nd Dec 2013

Just a couple of papers to highlight in this week’s Arabidopsis Research Round-up; one from the John Innes Centre, and the other a new software resource from the University of Glasgow.   Tantanarat K, O’Neill EC, Rezjek M, Field R and Limpanseni T. Expression and characterization of...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

26th Nov 2013

Here’s another batch of the latest Arabidopsis papers to be made available this week, including work from the Universities of Exeter, Liverpool, Edinburgh, York, Sheffield, Nottingham and Warwick, and the John Innes Centre.   MacGregor DR, Gould P, Foreman J et al. HIGH EXPRESSION OF...

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