Navigation Links
New discovery could stimulate plant growth and increase crop yields, researchers say
Date:1/13/2014

iological and Biomedical Sciences, said the finding could be an important aid in crop production.

Dr Sadanandom said: "What we have found is a molecular mechanism in plants which stabilises the levels of specific proteins that restrict growth in changing environmental conditions.

"This mechanism works independently of the Gibberellin hormone, meaning we can use this new understanding for a novel approach to encourage the plant to grow, even when under stress.

"If you are a farmer in the field then you don't want your wheat to stop growing whenever it is faced with adverse conditions.

"If we can encourage the crops to keep growing, even when faced by adverse conditions, it could give us greater yields and lead to sustainable intensification of food production that we must achieve to meet the demands on the planet's finite resources."


'/>"/>
Contact: Leighton Kitson
leighton.kitson@durham.ac.uk
44-019-133-46074
Durham University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Mutation discovery may improve treatment for rare brain tumor type
2. T2 and collaborators announce discovery of novel clot structure biology enabled by T2HemoStat
3. Discovery leads to patent for novel method of treating traumatic brain injury
4. Discovery spotlights key role of mystery RNA modification in cells
5. Genetic discovery points the way to much bigger yields in tomato, other flowering food plants
6. Rheumatoid arthritis research shows the potential of large-scale genetic studies for drug discovery
7. Life Sciences Discovery Fund announces R&D grants
8. Chicago scientist involved in discovery of 4 new mammal species in Democratic Republic of Congo
9. U-M tinnitus discovery opens door to possible new treatment avenues
10. New discovery on how skin cells form bridges paves the way for advances in wound healing
11. Environment drives genetics in Evolution Canyon; discovery sheds light on climate change
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/24/2015)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hdgz7h/global_iris ) ... Recognition Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... to grow at a CAGR of 23.5 percent over ... present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global ... the market size, the report considers the revenue generated ...
(Date:3/24/2015)...   NexID Biometrics LLC, whose spoof-mitigation technology ... announced the beginning of shipments of version 2.0 of ... company, based in Potsdam, N.Y. , ... which began here today at the Walter E. Washington ... its SDK boosts the accuracy rate range to 96.5 ...
(Date:3/23/2015)... SoundView Technology Group issues a new research update ... Wocket smart wallet. SoundView was one of the selected user groups ... the Wocket in multiple scenarios and outlets. ... retailers, making both debit and credit card payments.  ... the company meets their plans in 2015, it would push ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Iris Recognition Market 2015-2019 with 3M Cogent, Bioenable Technologies, Cross Match Technology, Iris ID Systems & Safran Dominating 2NexID Begins Shipments Of Version 2.0 Fake-Finger-Detection Solution 2Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 2Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 3Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 4
... to regenerate themselves after suffering partial damage. However, it ... or tumour lesion occurs and the loss of tissue ... kinds of grafts, but they have a number of ... As a consequence, the current tendency in bone ...
... a gene known as "Fritz" may be responsible for ... of Texas at Austin developmental biologist John Wallingford and ... have found. Their results are published online in ... syndrome, and its related Meckel-Gruber syndrome, are two rare ...
... German . Moscow/Stuttgart/ Halle(Saale). Parts of the ... have been rising steeply since 1990 also there. This is ... 400 years produced on the base of tree rings from ... tree growth using ring width of pine from Russia,s Kola ...
Cached Biology News:New biodegradable compound facilitates bone regeneration in cases of substantial loss 2Research of cell movements in developing frogs reveals new twists in human genetic disease 2Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas 2Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas 3Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas 4
(Date:3/26/2015)... and CINCINNATI , March ... (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG ) and Cincinnati ... broad research collaboration for rare diseases. The goal of ... therapies to treat rare diseases with high unmet ... with Cincinnati Children,s research expertise. As a nationally ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... 26, 2015 Ale Gicqueau, Founder and ... of Clinical Affairs at Align Technology, on “ Conducting ... upcoming ACRP 2015 Global Conference and Exhibition on April ... , During the poster presentation, Ale Gicqueau and ... running a Postmarket Registry, the requirements and resources to ...
(Date:3/25/2015)... , March 25, 2015 Optimal Research, ... Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) Award "Best Clinical Site or ... year that Optimal has been selected as a nominee ... Congress, receiving a "Highly Recommended" distinction in 2014. The ... of the efforts, accomplishments, and positive contributions of companies ...
(Date:3/25/2015)... and REYKJAVIK, Iceland , March ... for using the genome to create better medicine, today congratulated ... largest studies of whole-genome data yet undertaken. ... Genetics – are built around the most comprehensive ... team of deCODE scientists led by Kari Stefansson , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 2Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 3Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 4Shire and Cincinnati Children's Establish Rare Disease Research Collaboration 5Clinovo Presents at ACRP 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah on April 25th-28th 2Clinovo Presents at ACRP 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah on April 25th-28th 3Optimal Research Nominated 2015 Vaccine Industry Excellence (ViE) Award 2Landmark deCODE Studies Demonstrate the Power of Truly Big Genomics for Improving Medicine Worldwide 2
... , , , , In April, 1983, ... and changed the course of molecular biology. , During that drive, he ... , , , , , ... , two oligonucleotide primers that hybridize to opposite strands and flank , ...
... , , , , , , , Here are some troubleshooting ... , , , , ... , , , , ... , , , , ...
... , , , , , ... Cat. No. 1 664 947 , 100 units ... , , , , , , , ... DNA polymerase was originally isolated from hyperthermophilic , archaebacterium Pyrococcus woesei. The enzyme ...
Cached Biology Technology:PCR principles 2PCR principles 3PCR principles 4Trouble-shooting: Non-specific bands 2Trouble-shooting: Non-specific bands 3Trouble-shooting: Non-specific bands 4Trouble-shooting: Non-specific bands 5Trouble-shooting: Non-specific bands 6Pwo DNA Polymerase 2Pwo DNA Polymerase 3
Trop-2 Purified Anti-Human clone 162-46, Isotype Mouse IgG 1 , 100 µg Consult technical datasheet for details....
... (100+kb), fosmid (40kb), and large plasmid insert ... othe BAC vector. On command 20-50 fold ... recombinant DNA purification. Available with blue-white screening ... for the highest insert stability. Kits include ...
... Error-free cloning of BAC (100+kb), fosmid (40kb), ... insert stability than any othe BAC vector. ... high yields and easy recombinant DNA purification. ... transcription-free (pSMART VC) vectors for the highest ...
Mouse Exodus 2 - 12kDa...
Biology Products: