Over the years GARNet has either produced or provided information and evidence for a variety of reports and meeting transcripts. A number of which are available to download here. We hope you find them really useful.

GARNet Advisory Committee Minutes: March 2018

18th Apr 2018

Attached are the minutes from the GARNet advisory board meeting held at the University of Bristol on March 28th 2018. if you have any comments about these minutes please contact the GARNet coordinator Geraint Parry

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GARNet Plant Gene Editing Workshop

27th Mar 2018

On March 26th-27th 2018 GARNet in collaboration with the Bristol Centre for Agricultural Innovation and New Phytologist hosted a workshop that focussed on CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing. The meeting website is here.

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INDEPTH Kickoff meeting abstract book

5th Mar 2018

The GARNet coordinator Geraint Parry is the Science Communication manager for the pan-european COST Action CA16212. This is entitled INDEPTH: Impact of Nuclear Domains On Gene Expression and Plant Traits. INDEPTH brings together over 100 scientists who investigate the role that nuclear domains play in the control of gene expression and plant phenotypes. The Kickoff meeting takes place in Clermont-Ferrand between March 12-14th and this is the abstract book.

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STC evidence on Brexit Science and Innovation

9th Feb 2018

GARNet submitted a report to the UK Government Science and Technology committee call for evidence on an upcoming summit on the impact of Brexit on Science and Innovation. This was one of a few submissions that focussed on plant science, which are highlighted elsewhere on the GARNet website.

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Meeting Report: Separate Product from Process: Framing the debate that surrounds the potential uptake of new breeding technologies

24th Jan 2018

This Meeting Report published in Physiologia Plantarum results from the SEB Plant Section Meeting on New Breeding Technologies (NBTs) in Plant Sciences at the University of Gothenburg. This covers both the policy and technical aspects that were discussed at the meeting and provides an current overview of this fast moving research area.

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GARNet Committee Meeting Minutes: December 14th 2017

3rd Jan 2018

The 62nd GARNet Committee Meeting was held at the University of Edinburgh on December 14th 2017. The minutes from the meeting are attached. Please contact Geraint Parry if you have any questions on the topics raised in this meeting.

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Abstract book from SEB/GARNet meeting on PTMs.

15th Dec 2017

The SEB/GARNet meeting on Post-Translation Modifications was held at the University of Edinburgh between December 11-13th 2017. This is the full abstract book from this event.

The meeting programme can viewed here.

If you have any feedback about this meeting then please contact GARNet coordinator Geraint Parry.

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Basics of Sample Preparation for Proteomic Analysis.

13th Dec 2017

Alex Jones (University of Warwick) provides an introduction to proteomics as part of the workshop portion of the SEB GARNet Cell Symposium on Post Translational Modifications.

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The Next Generation of Training for Arabidopsis Researchers: Bioinformatics and Quantitative Biology

8th Dec 2017

GARNet PI Jim Murray and then-Coordinator Ruth Bastow participated in this Commentary article published in Plant Physiology. This recommends that to maximise the impact of the information that can be gained from studying Arabidopsis, future researchers will need to use more quantitative and computational approaches to extract novel biological findings from the vast amount of available data.

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GARNet Committee Meeting Minutes: September 11th 2017

5th Oct 2017

These are the minutes from the GARNet Advisory committee meeting that took place on September 11th at the University of Nottingham. Please provide any feedback or suggestions to Geraint Parry.

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