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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Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
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Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
Countries across the world have built their economies on energy use. But economic growth on non-renewable sources isn’t sustainable. Moreover,...
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Particle theory: how a humble finding in plant science transformed physics and chemistry
Plant science is vital for our food security and in our fight against climate change. What’s less recognised is that...
Plant science: overlooked research area that gave birth to cell biology
Chemicals: creators, sustainers and destroyers
Preserving biodiversity is vital to maintain our ecosystems and keep the climate in balance. When it comes to biodiversity, we...
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