18 May 2019. The fifth international “ Fascination of Plants Day ”, a global event, under the umbrella of the European Plant Science...
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Outsourcing in science: 21st century collaboration
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Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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