A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
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Why I marched for science
Most young scientists will not study plant science. So why did I?
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities
Unravelling the secret of antibiotic resistance
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100-word explainer: how microalgae produce nitrous oxide
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
Pinpointing the location of a new class of plant proteins
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Speed breeding: can the “new green revolution” transform research and agriculture?
Nitrous oxide (N2O) — a potent greenhouse and ozone-depleting gas — is rising at the fastest rate in 22,000 years. N2O correlates with the growth...
Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss