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HVFcP Funding Call

19th Jun 2015

The BBSRC funds 13 different networks under its Networks in Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy scheme (NIBB). One of these networks is run from the University of York called ‘High Value Chemicals in Plants’ and has the aim of 'identifying high value products from plants and optimising their...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: June 17th

17th Jun 2015

This weeks roundup features a wide range of research topics from two current members of GARNet Advisory board as well as two papers featuring work from the lab of Laszlo Bogre at Royal Holloway. The studies range from an investigation into the similarity between the barley and Arabidopsis circadian...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: June 10th

10th Jun 2015

This weeks UK Arabidopsis Research Roundup features work from two members of the GARNet advisory board who are working on very different aspects of how plants response to external stimuli. In addition there is a genetic and biochemical dissection of primary cell wall formation as well as a comment...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup

3rd Jun 2015

We are unashamedly biased in this weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup which firstly features work from the group of GARNet PI Jim Murray about the genetic interactions that define growth of lateral organs. Elsewhere we highlight papers that investigate a different role for CYCD3 genes in vascular...

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HAPI funding news!

2nd Jun 2015

On June 1st the BBSRC announced the results of a joint funding call (with NERC) that resulted in more success for members of the GARNet community. Six projects, worth a total of £4million, are awarded under the Horticulture and Potato Initiative, which focuses on the development of crops that are...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup

27th May 2015

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup sees a small number of high quality publications driven by UK-based researchers together with a couple of collaborative efforts that highlight the international aspect of research. Topics include two greatly different descriptions of how a plant responds to...

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