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Plant & Crop Science

Sustainable production

Theme Leads: Miriam Gifford and John Clarkson 

Biochemistry and Structural Biology

Biochemistry and Structural Biology

Molecular mechanisms of function and dysfunction
Guy Barker, Lorenzo Frigerio, Alex Jones, Richard Napier, Vardis Ntoukakis, Corinne Smith

Biochemists and Structural Biologists also in Biomedical Science

Cell and Developmental Biology

Cell and Developmental Biology

Processes underlying cellular function, growth, differentiation and ageing
Isabelle Carre, Lorenzo Frigerio, Miriam Gifford, Murray Grant, José Gutierrez-Marcos, Stephen Jackson, Alex Jones, Richard Napier, Kristen Panfilio, Patrick Schäfer, Corinne Smith, Brian Thomas

Cell Biologists also in Biomedical Science

Crop Protection

Crop Protection

Managing pests, pathogens and weeds that impact on agricultural productivity
Dave Chandler, John Clarkson, Rosemary Collier, Murray Grant, Eric Holub, Vardis Ntoukakis, Patrick Schäfer, Graham Teakle, John Walsh

Ecology and Evolution

Ecology and Evolution

Biological diversity, adaptation and interaction of plants with their environment
Robin Allaby, Charlotte Allender, Dave Chandler, Rosemary Collier, Bill Finch-Savage, José Gutierrez-Marcos, Eric Holub, Matt Keeling, John Walsh

Ecologists also in Environmental Bioscience

Genetics

Genetics

Exploring variation in genomes as a tool and as the basis of adaptation
Charlotte Allender, Guy Barker, Isabelle Carre, John Clarkson, Murray Grant, José Gutierrez-Marcos, Eric Holub, Stephen Jackson, Kristen Panfilio, Patrick Schäfer, Graham Teakle, Brian Thomas, John Walsh

Plant-microbe Interactions

Plant-microbe Interactions

Molecular processes underlying pathogenic and beneficial interactions
Guy Barker, Gary Bending, Isabelle Carre, Dave Chandler, John Clarkson, Miriam Gifford, Murray Grant, Eric Holub, Vardis Ntoukakis, Hendrik Schäfer, Patrick Schäfer, Orkun Soyer, John Walsh

Rhizosphere and Soil

Rhizosphere and Soil

Soil-microbe-root ecosystems, nutrient availability and land management
Gary Bending, Isabelle Carre, Dave Chandler, John Clarkson, Miriam Gifford, Murray Grant, Eric Holub, Alex Jones, Rob Lillywhite, Dave Scanlan, Patrick Schäfer, Orkun Soyer, Graham Teakle

News

Thu 20 Jul '17
Multi-million-pound investment in a regional cryo-electron microscopy facility

A state-of-the-art Midlands regional cryo-electron microscopy (Cryo-EM) facility has been established, following a successful bid by the Uni…

Publications

Wed 26 Jul '17
Genome-Wide Linkage and Association Mapping of Halo Blight Resistance in Common Bean to Race 6 of the Globally Important Bacterial Pathogen

Tock AJ, Fourie D, Walley PG, Holub EB, Soler A, Cichy KA, Pastor-Corrales T, Song Q, Porch T, Hart J, Vasconcellos R, Vicente JG, Barker GC

Crop Science seminars
(Thursdays at Wellesbourne)

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