BBSRC Business summer 2009
The plight of the humble bee
UK research funders, including BBSRC, have joined together to invest up to £10M to help identify the main threats to bees and other insect pollinators...
Genomics provides clues to sustainable potato protection
Plant scientists are shedding light on the strategies used by the potato blight pathogen to infect cells...
Searching the seven seas
Pharmaceutical and agrochemical development could soon benefit from cross-cutting research…to discover novel enzymes from marine microbes…
Bright spark brings virtual heart a step closer - Expanded web feature
Video footage of individual heart cells has revealed a link between cell structure and the generation of 'calcium sparks' that control heartbeat…
- The plight of the humble bee
Centre for Plant Integrative Biology
Susannah Lydon...reports on how a systems approach to answering some fundamental plant science questions could have a real impact...
- Centre for Plant Integrative Biology
National Farmers' Union President Peter Kendall comments on the role of research in securing a vibrant and productive future for agriculture…
- Peter Kendall