People, skills and training
Continuing our series on Great British bioscience pioneers, we profile Dr Danny Thorogood, a plant breeder and geneticist at the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences at Aberystwyth University. His work on the genetics of plants has many applications, including in helping to improve the diversity and resilience of some of the world’s most important crops.
JIC, IFR and TGAC will be hosting an Open Lab afternoon on 17 September for a limited number of artists, photographers, illustrators and creative people or anyone who wants to have a go and capture the perfect shot or gain inspiration for the exciting BBSRC competition – Images with Impact: the Great British Bioscience Image Competition.
Continuing our series on Great British bioscience pioneers, we profile Professor Keith Goulding, a soil scientist at Rothamsted Research, whose studies into nitrogen cycling and greenhouse gas emissions have helped to guide government policy on reducing the environmental impacts of farmland…