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With so much going on in the world of Arabidopsis research, you can now stay up-to-date with all the latest news, discoveries and find out what is happening in the wider plant science community.

Plants require COOLAIR to flower in spring

30th Oct 2014

John Innes Centre plant scientists have discovered that a non-coding RNA, induced by cold, helps plants flower in spring. Many flowering plants grow vegetatively during the winter months, but begin to flower when warmer spring weather arrives. Seeking to understand how a plant can switch from one...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

23rd Oct 2014

There are three new and exciting Arabidopsis papers from the UK research community this week. The University of Bath makes two appearances, once with a Genetics paper, and once in collaboration with the University of Oxford in Genome Research. Representing Norwich this week, Jonathan Jones heads up...

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New GARNet publication: Data Mining with iPlant

20th Oct 2014

GARNet is pleased announce the publication of a new paper in Journal of Experimental Botany.  Data Mining with iPlant is a report from the four-day workshop we hosted at the University of Warwick in 2013 in conjunction with the iPlant Collaborative. The report discusses the 'data deluge'...

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Applications now open for New Phytologist Tansley Medal

16th Oct 2014

Calling all early-stage career scientists! The New Phytologist Tansley Medal is awarded annually in recognition of an outstanding contribution to research in plant science by an individual in the early stages of their career (student and post-doctoral researchers with up to five years’...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

16th Oct 2014

Two new UK Arabidopsis papers for your reading pleasure this week: a Plant, Cell & Environment paper involving researchers from Hull and York, and a New Phytologist paper proposing a new model of flowering time in annual plants, which involved Oxbridge scientists.   Atkinson LJ,...

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Arabidopsis Research Round-up

9th Oct 2014

It’s a strong week for the institutes this week with appearances in the Round-up from Rothamsted Research, The Sainsbury Laboratory and the John Innes Centre. The Sainsbury Laboratory at the University of Cambridge also gets a mention, as does the University of Glasgow also gets a mention...

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