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Due to essential maintenance, the BBSRC website, CE's blog and Gateway to Research (GtR) may be unavailable on Saturday 15 October 2016 between 08:30 and 11:00.

Today (15 August 2016) Research Councils UK have issued a statement welcoming the HM Treasury announcement on the continuity of funding for UK applicants to Horizon 2020. The full statement is available at:

Today marks the launch of an assessment of evidence on the contribution of, and growth opportunities in, the bioeconomy in the United Kingdom. The bioeconomy includes all economic activity derived from bio-based products and processes such as the production of crops or the manufacture of the latest bio-based medical therapies.