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CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing tools.

13th Jul 2017

Following last weekends SEB Plant section symposium in Goteberg on the topic of 'New Breeding Technologies' the GARNet website now includes excellent advice on the topic of CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing kindly supplied by Dr Laurence Tomlinson from The Sainsbury Laboratory in Norwich. Hopefully this...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: July 3rd

3rd Jul 2017

The Arabidopsis Research Roundup returns this week with selection of publications from institutions across the UK. Firstly George Bassel (Birmingham) leads a study that investigates the integration of inductive signals in the embryonic root. Secondly a group from the Oxford Brookes plant science...

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End of an Era at GARNet

30th Jun 2017

Today is a sad one at GARNet HQ as we are losing Ruth Bastow to pastures new (a position with ELIXIR at the Earlham Institute). Ruth has been involved with GARNet for well over a decade, first as full time coordinator and more recently as the part-time support for Charis Cook and myself. Over...

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GARNish 27: The Wheat Issue!

30th Jun 2017

THE WHEAT ISSUE Contents   Please download the June 2017 edition of the GARNish newsletter: > UKPSF and GPC Updates by Jon Carruthers and Lisa Martin > UKBRC Meeting report  by Geraint Parry > Wheat Training Resource by Philippa Borrill > Introducing...

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MASC Report

15th Jun 2017

The Multinational Arabidopsis Steering Committee publishes an Annual Report that highlights the breadth of global Arabidopsis Research. The GARNet coordinator, Geraint Parry also acts as the MASC coordinator so together with the members of the MASC steering committee has prepared this years annual...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: June 6th

6th Jun 2017

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup includes three studies that are led from Norwich Research Park and another from the University of Nottingham. In the latter case Rupert Fray leads an investigation into the poorly researched process of N6-adenosine methylation of RNA. The next two papers...

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