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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.

New GARNet Committee Members Elected

13th Jan 2011

Three new members of the UK Arabidopsis community have been elected to the committee :- Prof Malcom Bennett (University of Nottingham), Dr. Smita Kurup (Rothamsted Research) and Prof Jim Murray (University of Cardiff). Congratulations to all three of them and thanks to all of the community for...

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Latest issue of GARNish available online

9th Dec 2010

The latest issue of the GARNish the GARNet Newsletter is now available to download online.   So why not take a look inside the Dec 2010 issue of GARNish and find out about a great new webssite ‘PlantSci’- a central resource for UK Plant Scientists, catch up on what happened at the GARNet...

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GARNet Election

3rd Dec 2010

As part of the long-term development of GARNet, we hold annual elections to select new members of the committee. Advisory committee members generally serve a term of three years and a number of our committee members are reaching the end of their term and will be standing down at the end of 2010. We...

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TAIR10 Genome Release Nov 2010

29th Nov 2010

The Arabidopsis Information Resource (TAIR) is pleased to announce the release of the latest version of the Arabidopsis genome annotation (TAIR10). The latest release builds upon the gene structures of the previous TAIR9 release using RNA-seq and proteomics datasets as well as manual updates...

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Arabidopsis 2011 Returns to the US

23rd Nov 2010

The 22nd International Conference on Arabidospis Research (ICAR) will return to the US in 2011 and will be held at the University of Wisconsin. ICAR is the largest annual international scientific conference focusing on cutting-edge research undertaken in the model plant Arabidopsis...

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Research in Arabidopsis leads to novel crop enhancement technology

2nd Nov 2010

The John Innes Centre is pleased to announce an exclusive commercial license agreement for technology that enhances the root systems of plants and with important implications for crop improvement. JIC's technology management company Plant Bioscience Limited (PBL) is licensing the...

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