Illumina Announces Recipients of Agricultural Greater Good Initiative Grants|
Thursday, January 09, 2014
Program grants support projects to improve food security in developing world.
MBAC Announces the Appointment of Cristiano Melcher
Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Mr. Melcher to formally assume the functions of President and CEO on February 1, 2014.
Defending Ourselves by Keeping ‘Junk DNA’ Quiet
Wednesday, January 01, 2014
By genome-wide mapping in two mutant cell lines, the Meehan lab shows that loss of DNA methylation is coincident with specific activation of the IAP endogenous retroposon and the appearance of virus like particles.
Significant Step Forward in Biofuels Quest
Monday, December 23, 2013
Researchers from the Department of Chemistry at York have discovered a family of enzymes that can degrade hard-to-digest biomass into its constituent sugars.
Novozymes and Monsanto Partner
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Companies establish The BioAg Alliance to discover, develop and sell microbial solutions which enable farmers to increase crop yields with less input.
£17.7M for Major Long-Term Research Projects to Harness the Power of Bioscience
Monday, December 16, 2013
Research for agriculture, health, alternatives to fossil fuels, and new commercial products.
Novasep Opens Indian Subsidiary
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
New office will meet India’s increasing need for high efficacy processes for its fast growing food and feed industries.
Elliot Meyerowitz Receives Trinity College Dublin Dawson Prize in Genetics
Monday, December 09, 2013
World-renowned plant biologist honoured for his contribution to genetics at Trinity.
Crop-Infecting Virus Forces Aphids to Spread Disease
Friday, December 06, 2013
Viruses alter plant biochemistry in order to manipulate visiting aphids into spreading infection.