How the tomato avoids entanglements with a dodder
Researchers from Tübingen and The Sainsbury Laboratory uncover the mechanism which triggers host plant resistance against parasitic plants.
Nornex Report on Ash Dieback Published
Open access to data has enhanced the ability of the scientific community to respond to emerging threats like ash dieback disease.
TSL & JIC scientists use CRISPR to edit crop genes – subsequent generations contain no transgenes
TSL & JIC scientists use CRISPR technology to edit crop genes - subsequent generations contain no transgenes
@elife Twitter Takeover – Fraxinus and citizen science
On Thursday 16th July 2015, Dan MacLean took part in eLife's Twitter takeover to talk about Fraxinus.
Dr Nicola Patron establishes first common standard for assembly of DNA parts in plant SynBio
Dr Nicola Patron has led development of the first common standard for the assembly of DNA parts for plant synthetic biology.
Head of TSL Synthetic Biology to help lead the field
The Sainsbury Laboratory’s Head of Synthetic Biology, Dr Nicola Patron, has been awarded a SynBio LEAP Fellowship, and will help shape the future of the field.