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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: June 9th

9th Jun 2016

This edition of the Arabidopsis Research Roundup pleasingly includes four Open Access articles. Firstly Jose Gutierrez-Marcos leads an investigation into stress-induced memory, secondly Richard Morris is the corresponding author on a study that has developed a new model that explains waves of...

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31st May 2016

Please register for 'GARNet2016: Innovation in the Plant Sciences' meeting. September 6th-7th 2016 in Cardiff. Thanks to the support or our sponsors we have at least £500 available to support the transport and conference accommodation costs of UK-based PhD...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: May 26th

26th May 2016

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup includes six studies across a range of discplines. Firstly Alison Smith provides an excellent audio description of an investigation into the dynamics of night-time starch degradation. Secondly three UK institutions (Durham, Exeter and Oxford Brookes)...

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Plant Methods Thematic Series on Gene Editing

18th May 2016

Plant Methods Thematic Series on Plant Genome Editing. This collection is published in conjunction with the GARNet-OpenPlant CRISPR-Cas Workshop held at the John Innes Centre Norwich on the 7-8 September 2015. The exciting field of genome editing is rapidly advancing and precise genome editing...

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Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF)

16th May 2016

Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) More details here: Aims Possible uses of Foundation Awards might include elements of, but are not limited to, the following: > exploratory or pump-priming research studies for investigation of new approaches and/or generation of...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: May 13th

13th May 2016

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup includes two peer-reviewed papers and the release of a preprint. Vinod Kumar from the JIC provides an audio description of a study that investigates the role of the SWR1 complex in the defence response. Secondly Jessica Metcalf from Oxford is a contributor on...

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