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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

28th Aug 2014

Here’s your UK Arabidopsis Research Round-up for this week.  Today we feature a mixed bag of new work from the Universities of Cambridge, Leicester, Leeds and Liverpool. One of the Leeds authors, Emily Hawkes, has been selected to present her work at GARNet 2014, which takes place in just...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

21st Aug 2014

Here’s the next of my ‘Arabidopsis Research Catch-ups’! This week we have 10 new papers published from the end of July to the middle of August, including one by our very own Charis Cook!   De Jong M, George G, Ongaro V, Williamson L, Willetts B, Ljung K, McCulloch H and Leyser O....

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Three BBSRC funding opportunities launched

19th Aug 2014

BBSRC opened three funding calls with relevance to the GARNet community this week.  Round three of the Agri-tech Catalyst is now open for submission of Expressions of Interest (EoI). The deadline for Industrial research EoI is 8 October with the full call deadline set as 7 January. This call...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

13th Aug 2014

The GARNet team is now back from its conference travels after attending the International Conference on Arabidopsis Research in Vancouver two weeks ago. Charis and I then stayed in Vancouver for a few days’ holiday, but now we’re back in the office and I need to catch up on the Arabidopsis...

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How Plants Remember Winter, and Other Stories

26th Jul 2014

New research published by plant scientists from the John Innes Centre reveals a breakthrough towards understanding cellular ‘memory’. All living things experience variable environmental conditions on a daily basis. To cope, they must rapidly adapt by switching on beneficial genes, and...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

25th Jul 2014

Apologies there has been no Arabidopsis Research Round-up for a few weeks – as you may have seen on the Weeding the Gems blog, the GARNet team has been here, there and everywhere over the last few weeks, and our travelling isn’t over yet! There have been some really great papers published in...

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