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GARNet grants for Monogram2020

19th Dec 2019

GARNet are delighted to be able to support early career researchers to attend the Monogram2020 meeting at the University of Dundee. We are able to provide £200 to each successful applicant to help with meeting costs. We hope to support attendance of at least...

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GARNet Research Roundup: November 22nd 2019

22nd Nov 2019

This bumper edition of the GARNet Research Roundup begins with three papers that have a focus on the circadian clock. First is from Cambridge and looks at a novel role for TTG1 in control of the clock. The second paper also includes co-authors from Cambridge and looks at the clock Evening Complex....

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GenSoc Arabidopsis Meeting

20th Nov 2019

The Genetics Society Arabidopsis meeting will be held on the 21st to 22nd April, 2020 in Durham. We have tried to keep registration costs as low as possible, so that it is cost prohibitive for no-one (£45 for Genetics Society members, £65 for non-members). The society hasn't held meeting for a...

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GARNet research Round: November 1st 2019

1st Nov 2019

This edition of the GARNet Research Roundup begins with a pan-UK study that has identified a gene involved in starch granule formation in polyploid wheat. Second is a study from Canterbury that identifies Arabidopsis QTLs involved in alternative splicing. Third is research from Cambridge that...

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GARNet Research Roundup: October 17th 2019

17th Oct 2019

This edition of the GARNet Research Roundup includes a superb selection of papers by scientists from across the UK. First is work from the Spoel lab in Edinburgh that characterizes the fine-tuning of NPR1 activity during the plant immune response. Second is work from SLCU and the University of...

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GARNet Research Roundup: September 24th 2019

24th Sep 2019

Due to a significant delay this GARNet Research Roundup is a bumper overview of recent(ish) publications in discovery-led plant science that as a UK contributor. These can be (very) loosely separated into the following categories: Circadian Clock: Greenwood et al, PloS Biology. Belbin et al,...

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