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News from 2016


Eating breakfast could help obese people get more active press release 

£7M research awards for control and eradication of bovine TB BBSRC press release

Breeding wildness back into our fruit and veg press release

Impacts from European Bioinformatics Institute highlighted in independent evaluation report press release

Global scientific community commits to sharing data on Zika press release

Prof Melanie Welham appointed BBSRC Chief Executive BBSRC press release

Mitochondria shown to trigger cell ageing press release

Scientists overcome hurdles for champion racehorses press release

Loss of wild flowers across Britain matches pollinator decline, first ever Britain wide study reveals BBSRC press release

Scientists disable infectious bacteria by removing protein press release

A study of the genetic code of bed bugs reveals that these human blood feeders are adaptive and hardy press release

Could plants help prevent flooding? video 

Estrogens alleviate hyperactivity in 'autistic' zebrafish press release

Research Councils demonstrate the impact of their investments in latest impact reports news


Seaweed solution to stem cell transport and wound treatment press release

#BuildingTheBioeconomy: Healthier milk on the high street video 

#BuildingTheBioeconomy: Speeding up drug discovery video 

FACCE-JPI launches its updated Strategic Research Agenda news

#BuildingTheBioeconomy: Supporting the UK salmon industry video 

Unravelling chloroplast inheritance in wheat press release

First STARS awards target vulnerable skills in the life sciences news

Mum's in control – even before you're born press release

What is the bioeconomy? video 

Breakthrough could revolutionise regenerative medicine news

New method studies both DNA methylation and gene expression news

Fatty acids from GM oilseed crops could replace fish oil press release

Postponement of call for sLoLa outlines news

Physical attraction linked to genes that control height press release

Screening technique to reinforce fight against ash dieback BBSRC press release 

New vision and high level research strategy for UK Animal and Plant Health Research published news

Plant power: Plants vs Petrol video 

Beating food poisoning with sensitive tests press release

Benefits and drawbacks selenium supplementation for immunity press release

Hitting a cell 'sweet spot': a delivery system for therapies press release

DNA 'building blocks' pave way for improved drug delivery press release

Crows caught on camera fashioning special hook tools press release 

Farm-science to inspire the public at Open Farm Sunday 2016 BBSRC press release

Funding pages improved with user feedback news