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Conference Planning

14th Mar 2016

January often provides motivational difficulties with its seemingly incessant rain and greyness (if you are in the UK at least). Therefore it’s good to plan ahead and consider the places you can visit to learn about exciting science, and of course have a great time as well. In the UK we are have...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: March 4th

4th Mar 2016

There are six articles in this weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup that bridge a diverse range of topics. Firstly lead author Deirdre McLachlan provides an audio description of a study that investigates the role of triacylglycerol breakdown in stomatal signaling. Secondly is a study that assesses...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: February 24th

24th Feb 2016

Just three papers in this weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup and they each cover fundamental aspects of the hormone and environmental control of gene expression. First Keith Lindsey provides an audio description of work that aims to dissect the complex hormonal regulation of root growth while...

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GARNet/Gatsby Travel Bursary for ICAR2016

18th Feb 2016

GARNet and the Gatsby Charitable Foundation are delighted to be able to offer four £500 travel bursaries for attendance of the International Conference on Arabidopsis Research which will take place in South Korea in June 2016. To be eligible, the student must still be studying on a UK-based PhD...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: February 17th

17th Feb 2016

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup features papers that build upon a history of research in each featured lab. Firstly Gareth Jenkins from Glasgow continues to investigate mechanisms of UV-B signaling whilst Laila Moubayidin, now at the JIC, is involved in work that investigates the multiple...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: February 9th

9th Feb 2016

It has been a quiet couple of weeks for newly published UK Arabidopsis Research but what might be lacking in quantity is made up for in quality! Firstly the PRESTA consortium use gene regulatory network analysis to identify a key component in the response to drought stress. Secondly is a paper...

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