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GARNet Plant Gene Editing Workshop

11th Jan 2018

GARNet with support from the Bristol Centre for Agricultural Innovation and New Phytologist are organising a Gene Editing Workshop that will take place at the University of Bristol between March 26th-27th 2018. This workshop is designed to encourage interactions and discussion about the use of...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: January 10th

10th Jan 2018

This Arabidopsis Research Roundup covers the final papers of 2017 and the first of this new year. The initial paper is led by researchers in Bristol and characterises how the multifaceted BIG protein influences stomatal dynamics in response to altered CO2. Second is a manuscript from SLCU that for...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: December 18th

18th Dec 2017

This festive Arabidopsis Research Roundup begins with a commentary article from a global consortium of plant scientists who propose a framework of future training for researchers who will take advantage of the experimental tools available in Arabidopsis. Secondly is study from Caroline Dean (JIC)...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: December 8th

8th Dec 2017

This weeks Research Roundup begins with two papers from the University of Edinburgh on very different topics of Arabidopsis research. Firstly Alistair McCormick and Sofortios Tsaftaris introduce a new low-cost phenotyping platform whilst Gerben Ooijen’s group has analysed the role of SUMOylation...

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House of Lords inquiry in Life Science

30th Nov 2017

The HoL Science and Technology Committee conducted an inquiry into Life Sciences and the Industrial Strategy. The UK life sciences sector is high-tech, research-intensive, diverse and innovative. A strong life sciences sector can simultaneously benefit the UK’s economy and help improve the...

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EPPN2020 Call for Applications

28th Nov 2017

The EPPN2020 provides researchers from academia and industry with access to 31 phenotyping facilities in Europe. The facilities can be used for experiments with either scientific or technological objectives. EPPN2020 has launched the first call for access, open to European groups and (to a limited...

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