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Why producing antibiotics is a bad investment?
Genetic engineering can improve agrobiodiversity
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Dashain or Bijaya Dashami, the main festival in the Hindu calendar, is fast approaching. On this occasion, elders give blessings...
Top heavy, tall, short, naked or hairy: shaping a plant
We think we are different, but eat same things. Why?
Breakdown in the climate and global heating is amongst the most discussed topic by the public and the media. The...
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
How I wrote a PhD thesis and had the time of my life
Land. It’s where we’re born, where we work and built houses, roads and railways. The land is where we live...
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Nearly two-thirds Bhutanese engage in subsistence agriculture to meet their household food security, but it’s still not enough to feed...
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance