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Computomics Contributing to BMBF Funded Project Maze Phase 2

Together with academic and industry partners, Computomics will help to access native diversity in landraces to improve quantitative traits relevant for crop production in...

IKBFU Scientists Have Discovered a Way to Increase Wheat Immunity

lts of the research, which were financed by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research and the government of the Kaliningrad region, were recently published in the...

Protecting Plants, Protecting Life

The IYPH is an opportunity to raise global awareness on how protecting plant health can help The United Nations General Assembly declared 2020 as the...

Scientists Take a Step Closer to Heat-Tolerant Wheat

Researchers working on molecular-level responses in crops have taken a step closer to their goal of producing heat-tolerant wheat. Smart thermostats tell air conditioners to...

Wheat Success for Early Career Researcher

A John Innes Centre student has received international recognition for her outstanding contribution to wheat research. Anna Backhaus, a PhD rotation student, is one of...

Crops Sown in a Uniform Spatial Pattern Produce Higher Yields and Reduce Environmental Impact

One of the greatest challenges facing humanity is how to grow more food while reducing the negative impacts of agriculture upon the environment. Our...

Plant Viruses May Provide Pipeline for Increased Vaccine Production

Plant viruses can be just as devastating for agricultural crops and the security of food supply as some of the world's most notorious viruses,...

‘We Urgently Need a Renewed Public Debate About New Breeding Technologies’

Plant breeding has considerably increased agricultural yields in recent decades and thus made a major contribution to combating global hunger and poverty. At the...

Haplotech Inc. wins NRGene’s Cannabis QuickGENETICS Contest

NRGene is pleased to announce that the Canadian company Haplotech Inc. won the international QuickGENETICS™ contest, which was announced in January. Haplotech Inc. was...

COVID-19 Vaccine Development Using New, Fast-Growing Tobacco Plant Technology

British American Tobacco (BAT) has joined the race in developing a potential vaccine for COVID-19 using a new, fast-growing tobacco plant technology. BAT’s biotech subsidiary...