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News from 2016 tagged as research

December

Could disease 'tolerance' genes give new life to UK ash trees? press release

Mass insect migrations in UK skies press release

Research councils lay foundations for ambitious new research programmes for global health BBSRC press release

Gut cells are gatekeepers of infectious brain diseases, study finds press release

Forming a second line of plant defence – capturing disease-resistant DNA press release

Season's greetings from BBSRC news

November

Fish oil supplements may improve muscle function in older women press release

UK-India: 20 years of research collaboration feature

October

Over 6,000 British food companies set to push culinary boundaries following innovation boost BBSRC press release

£5M awarded for new UK-Brazil joint projects in advanced biofuels and biorefinery research BBSRC press release

Institute of Food Research helps combat serious gut infections press release

BBSRC Chief Executive discusses frontier bioscience at Houses of Parliament BBSRC press release

Migration routes hold key to bird flu spread, global study finds press release

Scientists discover how we sense 'stiffness' press release 

Experts embark on project to save the world from "bananageddon" press release

September

Research on stress hormone effects on the brain reveals unexpected findings press release

Peeling back the layers: scientists use new techniques to uncover hidden secrets of plant stem development press release

New technique to beat the food fraudsters developed press release

Satellite data delivers early warning signals for shellfish farmers BBSRC press release

Precision medicine breakthrough for Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia press release

Dying tumour cells release intracellular ions in a last-ditch attempt to block the immune system press release

Seek and you shall find – bees remain excellent searchers even when sick press release

European Research Council awards €1.5M to arm cereals against pathogens and diseases press release

Better off alone: biodiversity among soil microbes can be bad news for crops press release

August

£3M awarded to boost sustainable agriculture BBSRC press release

DNA Foundry propels Earlham Institute into precision genomics press release

Research alliance to improve aquaculture and livestock breeding press release

Can't stand the heat? Study reveals how we work out if we're too hot press release

Kx financial analytics technology tackles 'Big Data' crop research at biotech leader Earlham Institute press release

Cancer drug for mums-to-be may curb baby girls' future fertility press release

Major pathogen of barley decoded: new avenues for control press release

Tool-bending birds prompt 'clever crow' rethink press release

Brains of overweight people 'ten years older' than lean counterparts at middle-age press release

July

A step closer to understanding the 'switch' that triggers flowering in plants press release

Flagship DNA facility sets sights on advances in science BBSRC press release

June

Fostering Innovation event crowns the cream of British bioscience feature 

May

Research Councils launch action plan to drive cultural change in equality, diversity and inclusion news

April

Rothamsted Research granted consent for field trial of GM camelina news

New insights into how the brain adapts to stress press release

March

BBSRC makes 24 new International Awards news

BBSRC researcher wins 2015 3Rs prize news

February

New technique recreates gills to reduce the need for fish in experiments news

The Quadram Institute, a new £75M food and health research centre press release 

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

January

Unravelling chloroplast inheritance in wheat press release

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

Beating food poisoning with sensitive tests press release

Benefits and drawbacks selenium supplementation for immunity press release