09 May, 2022
Researchers have identified stem rust resistance in the wild cereal plant Aegilops sharonensis and successfully transferred the resistance gene into bread wheat.
24 April, 2022
A sand-based mulch could help reduce irrigation on desert farms.
29 March, 2022
Stem cell analyses could reveal how extra doses of some genes lead to the characteristics seen in males born with one or more surplus X chromosomes.
27 March, 2022
Insight into the function of the nucleocapsid protein could help develop drugs that reduce coronavirus impact.
17 March, 2022
Unmanned aerial vehicles show promise for monitoring coastal water flows over large areas.
14 March, 2022
Sequencing a high-quality bread wheat genome facilitates the identification of a gene that confers stripe rust resistance and may lead to improved crop resilience.
07 March, 2022
A novel plant-breeding strategy is targeting crop yield, nutritional value and stress tolerance, all through the expression of one gene.
03 March, 2022
A solar-driven system to generate electricity and produce water for crops in arid areas may help a decentralized approach to food, water and energy security.
15 February, 2022
Hydrogen peroxide only forms in the presence of ozone in water microdroplets.
08 February, 2022
Cell processes and research reproducibility may be significantly impacted by changes in batch cultures as cells grow. More monitoring and improved procedures are needed.
03 February, 2022
Genomic defense mechanism harnessed to manipulate gene activity in worms.
05 December, 2021
Satellite data analysis lays a foundation for future studies on the impact of climate change on the Red Sea ecosystem.
28 November, 2021
Miniature RNA-cutting protein harnessed for diagnostics and therapeutics.
21 November, 2021
The three-dimensional structure of a protein complex that is key for replicating damaged DNA offers insights into its regulation.
14 November, 2021
Understanding the interplay between bacteria and sulfur is leading to exciting biotechnologies that could enable crops to be irrigated with salty water.
07 November, 2021
Restoration processes to increase the resilience of corals are needed to counter environmental pressures from climate change.
01 November, 2021
Providing 3D-printed structures can help coral reefs recover faster.
28 October, 2021
Combining two chemical-free treatments shows promise as an approach for reducing biofilm build-up on anaerobic bioreactor membranes.
27 October, 2021
A wax-based treatment for jute bags improves water repellency and reduces loss of stored food grains.
11 October, 2021
Understanding how liquid marbles behave as they evaporate provides valuable insights into these unique structures and their potential applications.