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Commons STC call for evidence on the impact of Brexit on Science and Innovation

5th Feb 2018

The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee are holding a summit to discuss the impact of Brexit on Science and Innovation. They have asked for evidence to be submitted on this topic. All the submitted evidence can be found here: Organisations with a focus on plant science submitted...

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A Summer of Scandinavian Plant Science!

1st Feb 2018

The global community of plant scientists comes to Scandinavia this summer with back to back meetings in Copenhagen, Denmark and Turku, Finland.   - Plant Biology Europe 2018 #PBE2018 Copenhagen June 18th- 21st. Deadline for abstract submission: March...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: January 23rd

23rd Jan 2018

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup begins with two papers from Royal Hollaway University of London that investigate the factors that control leaf development in the dark and the control of PIN1 phosphorylation. Third is a paper from Bristol that demonstrates the translation of research from...

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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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