Navigation Links
Missouri Botanical Garden signs exchange agreement with 3 botanical institutions in China
Date:11/18/2011

of plant collections and conservation work at the institutions. Providing copies of selected and relevant publications, documents, data and other materials is also addressed under the agreement.

"In addition to encouraging collaborations among our scientific staffs, these agreements facilitate herbarium study visits and field trips, as the local institution requests all visas, collecting permits and specimen transfer agreements for the visits," said Dr. Bob Magill, senior vice president of science and conservation at the Missouri Botanical Garden. "This equates to more time in the field studying plants or working directly with our colleagues in China."

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Peter Wyse Jackson, president of the Missouri Botanical Garden; Zhuang Yule, director of the Nanjing Botanical Garden Mem. Sun Yet-Sen in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province; Wu Yiya, director of the Lushan Botanical Garden, CAS in Lushan, Jiangxi Province; and Wen Yongxin, director of the Guangxi Institute of Botany, CAS in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China.

Today, 152 years after opening, the Missouri Botanical Garden is a National Historic Landmark and a center for science, conservation, education and horticultural display. With scientists working in 35 countries on six continents around the globe, the Missouri Botanical Garden has one of the three largest plant science programs in the world and a mission "to discover and share knowledge about plants and their environment in order to preserve and enrich life."

Garden scientists collaborate with local institutions, schools and indigenous peoples to understand plants, create awareness, offer alternatives and craft conservation strategies. The Missouri Botanical Garden is striving for a world that can sustain us without sacrificing prosperity for future generations, a world where people share a commitment to managing biological diversity for the common benefit.


'/>"/>
Contact: Karen Hill
karen.hill@mobot.org
314-577-0254
Missouri Botanical Garden
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. $100,000 gift will enhance undergraduate education at the University of Missouri
2. University of Missouri completes first drought simulator
3. Global strategy for plant conservation conference to take place at the Missouri Botanical Garden
4. Missouri elk are being reintroduced in the wrong part of the state, MU anthropologist says
5. Missouri Botanical Garden makes rare discovery of plant genus
6. University of Missouri researcher study provides insight into how corn makes hormones
7. University of Missouri professor elected to American Association for the Advancement of Science
8. Kew Gardens and Missouri Botanical Garden announce the completion of the Plant List
9. Missouri Botanical Garden, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, announce the Plant List
10. Missouri grapes hold key to improving world grape production
11. Missouri Botanical Garden joins convention on biological diversity consortium of scientific partners
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/17/2015)... Maryland , June 17, 2015 ... mit DNA-Tests verbessert den Analyseprozess und senkt Laborkosten    ... Prime Standard: QIA) hat heute in den ... ® für die forensische Analyse ... zur Erstellung genetischer Fingerabdrücke bieten eine integrierte Lösung für ...
(Date:6/16/2015)... 16, 2015  With the increasing number and severity ... top concern. The recent compromise of Federal employee ... strong authentication within government agencies. HYPR Corp. ... password (OTP) authenticator, has been submitted for testing and ... 3 validation for tamper proofing. The ...
(Date:6/15/2015)... 15, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" ... growing mobile commerce market, announces that its leading payment security ... at Digital Experience! @ NYC June 18th. Digital ... latest innovation in technology to over 300 of the top ... the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 2QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 3QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 4QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 5QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 6Government Ready Biometric Security Approaching as HYPR Corp. Files FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Validation for Its Proprietary Biometric Token 2Government Ready Biometric Security Approaching as HYPR Corp. Files FIPS 140-2 Level 3 Validation for Its Proprietary Biometric Token 3Wocket Smart Wallet Exhibiting at Pepcom Digital Experience! @ NYC June 18th 2Wocket Smart Wallet Exhibiting at Pepcom Digital Experience! @ NYC June 18th 3
... effort to achieve breakthrough innovations in energy production, U.S. Deputy ... up to $122 million over five years to a multidisciplinary ... aimed at developing revolutionary methods to generate fuels directly from ... (JCAP), to be led by the California Institute of Technology ...
... clear of crocodiles and navigating around massive submerged trees, ... 25 freshwater pools of Cara Blanca, Belize, which were ... May, the divers found fossilized animal remains, bits of ... an enormous underwater cave. [Click here to ...
... This release is available in German ... have successfully measured in the ozone layer the chlorine ... ozone depletion. The doubts in the established models of ... laboratory measurements are disproved by these new atmospheric observations. ...
Cached Biology News:California team to receive up to $122 million to develop method to produce fuels from sunlight 2California team to receive up to $122 million to develop method to produce fuels from sunlight 3Extreme archaeology: Divers plumb the mysteries of sacred Maya pools 2Extreme archaeology: Divers plumb the mysteries of sacred Maya pools 3Key compound of ozone destruction detected 2
(Date:7/7/2015)... , July 7, 2015  Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: ... agreement to expand its relationship with Illumina (NASDAQ: ... Under the agreement, Illumina will market and sell arrays ... ® BeadArray technology, to the global agrigenomics community. ... customers through its GeneSeek ® genomics laboratory in ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... ... ... uBiome, the leading microbial genomics company, is offering talented researchers with big ... laboratory analysis. The goal is to fast-track a study with the greatest potential to ... dashboard, enabling them to view and compare the results of their study, as well ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... ... July 07, 2015 , ... CSM, a leading clinical trial ... President of Finance. Morse has an extensive background in financial management and accounting, bringing ... team. In his new role, Morse will oversee all financial areas of the company ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... and CARDIFF, UK (PRWEB) , ... July 06, ... ... ophthalmology and other medical fields holds potential to reveal how blood flows in ... reduce stroke-induced damage to the brain. , A new article published in the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Neogen signs commercialization agreement with Illumina 2uBiome to Award Grant of up to $100k for Groundbreaking Microbiome Research 2uBiome to Award Grant of up to $100k for Groundbreaking Microbiome Research 3CSM Appoints Michael Morse as Vice President of Finance 2Reducing Stroke Damage May be Next Application for OCT Technology Now Widely Used in Eye and Vision Healthcare 2Reducing Stroke Damage May be Next Application for OCT Technology Now Widely Used in Eye and Vision Healthcare 3
... Sept. 8 CeloNova BioSciences, Inc.,("CeloNova"), a ... the world,s first fully color-coded line of ... meeting of the,Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070908/CLSA008 ) Embolic microspheres ...
... 2007, Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ) will announce financial ... a one-hour conference call with,research analysts at 7:30 a.m. ... may listen to the call live or on a ... by visiting our website,at http://www.wyeth.com and clicking ...
... /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Technology,Development Group Corporation (Nasdaq: ... new business strategy of entering the booming ... significantly increase China,s,use of renewable energy in ... strongly believes the new business strategy will ...
Cached Biology Technology:CeloNova BioSciences Announces World's First Line of Fully Color-Coded Embolic Particles at CIRSE: Embozene(TM) Color-Advanced Microspheres 2China Technology Announces Entry to the Solar Energy Sector 2China Technology Announces Entry to the Solar Energy Sector 3
... a base medium for preparation of minimal and ... but does not contain amino acids. Both bulk ... pouch contains reagents to prepare 500 ml of ... of 10X YNB for S. cerevisiae media. Store ...
... Progesterone Receptor (PR) Competitor Assay Kits ... novel progesterone receptor binding compounds using ... utilizes a fusion of glutathione transferase ... human progesterone receptor [PR-LBD(GST)] and a ...
... Protein G bind specifically to Fc regions ... Protein G conjugates are commonly used as ... immunoglobulin subtypes from serum, hybridoma ascites fluids, ... These reagents are also commonly used to ...
... the first instrument engineered to match the ... by thousands of research centers worldwide. It ... which are ideally suited for high-speed temperature ... extremely high surface-area-to-volume ratio. ,By combining glass ...
Biology Products: