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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: October 21st

21st Oct 2016

This weeks Roundup demonstrates a wide breadth of research topics that use Arabidopsis as the model organism. Firstly Matthew Terry and colleagues investigate the factors that control reterograde signaling between chloroplast and nucleus. Secondly researchers from the University of Sheffield...

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New Phytologist Tansley Medal

13th Oct 2016

Calling all early-stage career scientists! The New Phytologist Tansley Medal is awarded annually in recognition of an outstanding contribution to plant science by an early career researcher (student and post-doctoral researchers with up to five years’ experience since gaining/defending their PhD...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: October 6th

6th Oct 2016

This week Arabidopsis Research Roundup includes an audio description from Robert Sablowski about work from this lab that describes the early specification of stem tissue within the shoot apical meristem. In addition multiple members of CPIB in Nottingham are involved in two connected papers that...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: September 27th

27th Sep 2016

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup includes an audio description provided by Katja Graumann from the Oxford Brookes Plant Endomembrane Group. Katja is involved in two of this weeks papers, the first of which describes the biology of a novel set of Nuclear Envelope (NE) localised proteins...

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BRACT Brassica and Barley Transformation Facility

26th Sep 2016

The BRACT crop transformation facility has a long history of providing crop transformation resources to the research community. Recently we have demonstrated efficient targeted gene knock-outs in barley and Brassica oleracea using RNA-guided Cas9 (Lawrenson et al. 2015) Following on from this...

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Arabidopsis Research Roundup: September 19th

19th Sep 2016

This weeks Arabidopsis Research Roundup includes a study from the University of Warwick investigating the role of the ubiquitin-proteasome system in the defense response. Secondly researchers from Warwick (again), Durham and Rothamsted are involved in a paper that links cell cycle progression to...

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