02/11/2018
Characterising the dynamics of movement and mechanism in medically relevant molecular machines (MACMILLAN_U19CASER)
27/09/2018
Defining and exploiting potato diversity for pest and disease resistance using diploid genetics (JONES_S19DTP)
27/09/2018
Every sperm is sacred - or maybe not? (IMMLER_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Choosing the right partner: investigating the DNA-binding specificity of a crucial protein for chromosome segregation (LE_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
A multidisciplinary study of cyanobacterial DMSP production via a novel pathway (LEASMITH_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Regulation of formicamycin biosynthesis: new potent antibiotics against MRSA (HUTCHINGS_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Plant Purple Acid Phytases: From Structure-Function Studies to High Phytase Crops (HEMMINGS_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Fitness in the field: Does leaf starch metabolism play a role in wheat crop performance? (HAZARD_Q19DTP)
27/09/2018
Cannibalism in the early life microbiota; exploring the role of cross-feeding for modulation of microbial communities and immune cell responses. (HALL_Q19DTP2)
27/09/2018
Sharing via secretion: Exploring the role of secretion systems in the early life microbiota member Bifidobacterium (HALL_Q19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Is circadian function an important trait for wheat breeders? (HALL_E19DTP2)
27/09/2018
Using data-driven biology to ask fundamental questions about the evolution of complex polyploid plant genomes (HALL_E19DTP1)
27/09/2018
From predictions to validation: Functional characterization of splicing in the ADAMTS family during development (HAERTY_E19DTP)
27/09/2018
Understanding how bacteria sense and adapt to their environment (LEBRUN_U19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Developmental Systems Biology of the Eye – The Origins of Retinal Self-Organisation (GROCOTT_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Turning up the heat on pest insect reproduction: optimising thermal control in dry food storage facilities (GAGE_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Ferritins as nano-cage bioreactors for synthetic biology applications (LEBRUN_U19DTP2)
27/09/2018
The sex factor: why do males and females age differently and have different lifespans? (MAKLAKOV_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
How does cyclic-di-GMP regulate biosynthesis of a key P. syringae phytotoxin? (MALONE_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
The mechanism of the bacterial toxin Microcin B17: the application of Cryo-EM (MAXWELL_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
The role of integrins in muscle stem cell function (MAYER_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Utilizing single cell genomics to understand the complexity of the human placenta (MONK_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Deep Learning for Crop Design (MORRIS_J19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Information processing and genome doubling - computational approaches for food security (MORRIS_J19DTP2)
27/09/2018
Mechanosensation in vascular endothelium: the role of purinergic signalling (FOUNTAIN_U19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Dissecting the natural products chemistry of Prymnesium - a blooming toxic algae (FIELD_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
Establishment of germline-specific DNA methylation (FENG_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
The journey of plant cells through the human gut (EDWARDS_Q19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Integrated pest management in fruit farms of semi-arid Brazil: the role of semi-natural habitat (DICKS_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Open Science needs Open Data: Automated semantic description of biological data through Machine Learning (DAVEY_E19DTP)
27/09/2018
Characterising genes involved in microRNA degradation in Arabidopsis (DALMAY_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Mechanisms Controlling Plant Cell Polarity and Growth (COEN_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
The role of microRNAs in the peripheral circadian rhythm in cartilage (CLARK_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Intracellular signal transduction in legume symbioses (CHARPENTIER_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
Sexual detection: mechanisms underlying adaptive reproductive plasticity (CHAPMAN_U19DTP2)
27/09/2018
Sex-conversion gene drives for insect pest management (CHAPMAN_U19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Biorthogonal chemistry for light-driven CO2 capture with bacteria-nanoparticle hybrids (BUTT_U19DTP2)
27/09/2018
To divide or to respond: the balanced matter of finding the right partner to coordinate morphological plasticity in plants. (MOUBAYIDIN_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
Improving microRNA target prediction – going beyond the seed (MOXON_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Developing Photocatalysts through Novel Biochemistry (BUTT_U19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Natural selection in action: molecular evolution of fungicide resistance (BROWN_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
Small non-coding RNAs with a big impact on the development of skeletal muscle (MUNSTERBERG_U19DTP)
27/09/2018
Breaking bad: Do high-fat diets trigger commensal sulphite reducing gut bacteria to damage gut health? (NARBAD_Q19DTP1)
27/09/2018
Turning up the heat to crack the genetics of Brassica fruit development (OSTERGAARD_J19DTP)
27/09/2018
Rewiring Plant Gene Regulatory Networks (PATRON_E19DTP)
26/09/2018
Picking apart the complex interactions between integrins and neuropilin-1 during angiogenesis (ROBINSON_Q19DTP)
26/09/2018
Modulating biological processes using light (SACHDEVA_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Bioengineering of intestinal organoid 3D culture system (SAEED_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Under attack by a cereal killer: deciphering host responses (SAUNDERS_J19DTP1)
26/09/2018
Molecular regulation of branching in wheat (BODEN_J19DTP2)
26/09/2018
It takes guts to regenerate your liver (BERAZA_Q19DTP)
26/09/2018
Discovering novel factors involved in starch granule initiation in wheat (SEUNG_J19DTP)
26/09/2018
Molecular handshakes: effector action in rice blast disease (BANFIELD_J19DTP)
26/09/2018
Iron in plant foods (BALK_J19DTP2)
26/09/2018
Why are pests so successful? The evolutionary ecology of population establishment and spread. (SPURGIN_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Ancient metal cofactors in health and disease (BALK_J19DTP1)
26/09/2018
How do plants make Earth's most abundant organosulfur molecule? (TODD_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Predicting and understanding crop yield with machine learning (BAGNALL_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Sweet transfer in cholesterol homeostasis: molecular details of glycosylation of Low-Density-Lipoprotein-Receptors (ANGULO_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Polar plankton evolution (VANOSTERHOUT_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
Revealing RNA’s Secret Structures (WALLER_U19DTP1)
26/09/2018
How Proteins Bind Unusual DNA Structures (WALLER_U19DTP2)
26/09/2018
Does cellular migration induce DNA damage and accelerate vascular ageing? (WARREN_U19DTP)
26/09/2018
A mouse model to study a novel pathway for the control of influenza virus infection (WILEMAN_Q19DTP)
26/09/2018
Resisting antimicrobial resistance: developing new antibiotics (WILKINSON_J19DTP1)
26/09/2018
Novel microbiome based biomarkers of poultry gut health (NARBAD_Q19CASE2)
26/09/2018
Mining genetic diversity in wild barley for disease resistance (MOSCOU_S19CASE)
26/09/2018
Understanding and evolving enzyme function (WILKINSON_J19DTP2)
26/09/2018
Innovative and sustainable landfill waste management using the anammox reaction (LEHTOVIRTAMORLEY_U19ICASE2)
26/09/2018
Unlocking the resistance gene machine of wild wheats (WULFF_J19DTP)
26/09/2018
Salmonella viruses as biocides in the food industry (KINGSLEY_Q19CASE)
26/09/2018
Harnessing disease resistance by association directly in wild sea beet (HALL_E19CASE)
26/09/2018
Role of P2X receptors in inflammatory pain (with Astrazeneca, Cambridge) (FOUNTAIN_U19CASE2)
26/09/2018
Developing CropQuant Phenotyping Robot and AI Technologies to Gain Insights of Wheat GxE Interactions in Changeable Environmental Conditions (ZHOU_E19DTP)
26/09/2018
Extending the duration of fertility in bread wheat (BODEN_J19CASE1)

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