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Susanne von Caemmerer, a career in science from maths to plants

Susanne von Caemmerer is recognised as a worldwide expert for using mathematics to represent the process by which plants convert sunlight, gases and water into sugars and oxygen – photosynthesis.

Sam Periyannan

Sam Periyannan was born and brought up on a small sugar cane farm in Southern India. He never dreamed he would become a crop researcher, rather than a cane farmer.

Designing a more productive corn, able to cope with future climates

An international research team has found they can increase corn productivity by targeting the enzyme in charge of capturing CO2 from the atmosphere.


PS Seminar Series - Harnessing synthetic gene circuits for customized gene expression patterns

12pm 24 Jul 2024
Plant carbon fixation, a vital process for capturing energy, profoundly influences various aspects of our lives, including food, clothing fibers, medicines, building materials, and even the production of human therapeutics.

MGI Agri genomics Seminar

12.30pm 24 Jul 2024
NGS for food security, disease resistance and bioengineering for climate adaption applications

PS Seminar Series - Evolution as a lens into lncRNA functionality

3.30pm 26 Jul 2024
Long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) have recently emerged as prominent elements of the regulatory transactions of eukaryotic genomes.

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