TSL Scientists identify novel regulatory mechanism that controls how plants defend themselves against pathogens
Work from the Zipfel group reveals how a class of endogenous plant peptides and their corresponding receptor regulate plant immune responses.
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.
Wheat Diseases Conference – 22nd May 2015
Collaborations across scientific institutes and international boundaries will be crucial in finding “durable resistance” to diseases threatening our most important cereal crop. That was one of the key messages from Wheat Disease Resistance Day, hosted by three institutes on the Norwich Research Park.