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News from 2014 tagged as news

December

Anniversary Future Leader Fellowships announced news

Leeds ecologist snaps up BES photo prize news

BBSRC community invited to join Valuing Nature Network news

The Pirbright Institute independent review news

Call for research to improve the welfare of managed animals news

Black-grass Resistance Initiative gets battle underway news

Parasitic worm genomes: largest-ever dataset released news

November

Vince Cable announces £40M to continue Industrial Biotechnology Catalyst news

Success for UK students in international synthetic biology competition news

Ferret genome study provides respiratory system clues news

British bioinformatics at the forefront of nanopore sequencing news

BBSRC innovation director joins leading UK bioindustry body news

Winners announced – Knit-a-bug: The Great British Bioscience Knitting Competition news

Research Councils scheme commits £1M to boost farming sustainability and productivity news

Imaging with added sparkle news

Images with Impact category winners and runners-up announced news

October

3D printed giant germs help visually impaired see the world of microorganisms video 

Innovator of the Year 2015 open for applications news

BBSRC National Virology Centre crowned winner at British Construction Industry Awards news

Great British Bioscience goes on UK tour news

Scientists find the good side of cholesterol news

Nobel Prize for UK scientist news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

£6M research funding boost for farmed fish, shellfish and aquatic life news

September

Comments invited on BBSRC food security report news

Images with Impact countdown has begun video 

New methods for monitoring and improving the welfare of laboratory dogs news

Postdocs invited to networking and consultation event news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

Babraham labs through a lens news

RCUK Research Outcomes collection goes live news

August

Images with Impact Competition Open House news

Survey: Review of BBSRC strategy for investing in fellowships news

Drugs used to treat lung disease work with the body clock news

BBSRC publishes results of stakeholder benchmarking news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

Professor wins Copley Medal for DNA fingerprinting news

July

Sewage treatment contributes to antibiotic resistance news

Survey seeks to identify vulnerable research skills in the UK news

Responsive mode announcement update news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

Engineering Synthetic Microbial Communities for Biomethane Production video 

Animal foraging tactics unchanged for 50M years news

BBSRC Annual Report published news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

BBSRC sponsors cycling science conference ahead of Tour de France 2014 news

DNA analysis reveals that queen bumblebees disperse far from their birthplace before setting up home news

June

Scientists decipher the language of cells news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

Birthday honours 2014 news

New crop breeding technologies discussed news

Zombies win award at the national Engage Competition news

BBSRC Science Snapshots news

Multidisciplinary Synthetic Biology Research Centres call opens news

May

UK scientists asked to identify future facility requirements news

Better understanding of disease resistance genes in crops news

BBSRC updates research funding priorities news

BBSRC Food, Nutrition & Health Dialogue report published news

Oxford Spy ring boiled alive news

BBSRC Chief Exec. elected to Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences news

Workshop to improve welfare of billions of hens news

The Pirbright Institute and HSE news

April

£6M to help early bioscience companies flourish news

European vision for synthetic biology published news

BBSRC to partner with London Science Festival news

Great British Bioscience Festival tour announced news

BBSRC Enterprise Fellow ambassador for Women's Enterprise Scotland news

Babraham celebrates its 20th Schools' Day news

March

Bioenergy experts gather for successful conference news

Luke Alphey wins Innovator of the Year 2014 at BBSRC's Fostering Innovation awards news

Proposed new Food & Health Research Centre at the Norwich Research Park news

Fruit flies and that loving feeling news

CST report on GM science news

BBSRC and NSF co-fund international Arabidopsis resource news

Food and fuel production needs to change say experts at IBEC 2014 news

BBSRC has published its latest Impact Report news

February

Data visualisation contest launched to explore research funded in the UK news

Princess Royal praises collaborations to safeguard livestock news

Free public engagement and media training courses news

Homing in on the mosquito news

Helping to mend broken hearts news

Intimacy visualised in the brain news

How bacteria communicate with us to build a special relationship news

Activating Impact finalists shortlisted news

2014 BBSRC Innovator of the Year finalists announced news

Science Budget Allocations 2015/16 news

20 years of spin-out companies news

January

20 years of international partnerships news

BBSRC launches 20th anniversary news

New Year brings refreshed strategy news

Applications open for Industrial Biotechnology Catalyst news

BBSRC to invest up to £100M in postgraduate training news

Safeguarding the future supply of our daily bread news

Research priorities reviewed to reduce Campylobacter food poisoning from poultry news

BBSRC-funded Rothamsted GM wheat field experimental work completed news

Lab grown cells offer hope for new liver disease treatments news

New Year's Honours 2014 news