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News from 2019

May

Gut worms may hinder the spread of prions to the brain 

BBSRC Winners of Innovator of the Year 2019 

The winter weather window that is costing UK rapeseed growers millions news

Innovator of the Year 2019 BBSRC press release

April

Targeting how fungi 'taste' wheat could be key to developing control press release

Genetic study reveals how gut bacteria work to keep us healthy press release

The 2019 BBSRC Innovator of the Year finalists revealed BBSRC press release

£14.8m investment to enhance health and livelihoods in the developing world 

Chicken immune genes could help commercial breeders reduce viral infections news

Inside our world; Inside EI press release

Parkinson's clues seen in tiny fish could aid quest for treatments 

Sugar could be sweet solution to respiratory disease news

BBSRC asks for community input on data intensive bioscience news

March

Scientists find new, more efficient way to reduce water use and improve plant growth news

Strength in Places Fund: Strong bids from every region and nation of the UK will be taken forward to the final decision stage news

Planned outage of Joint Electronic Submission (Je-S) system, 21-25 March 2019 news

Speaking Up For Food Security: BBSRC researcher announced as winner for first ever Global Food Security early career researcher competition 

£45 million boost for big data bioinformatics research to drive discovery news

Testing milk samples could enhance foot-and-mouth disease surveillance 

UK Research institutes support women agricultural scientists in Ethiopia press release

BBSRC leader celebrates balance on International Women's Day news

Backing Beatrix: a legacy of encouragement feature

Silver anniversary for Babraham Institute Schools' Day! news

BBSRC Women in Science and Innovation: Winifred Elsie Brenchley feature

New study on the impact of farming technologies on salmon robustness 

People choose romantic partners with similar lifespan news

February

From Bird Flu to Bovine TB: £3m announced to continue the fight against animal-to-human diseases news

Pioneering study could offer protection to patients with rare genetic disease press release

Understanding feather formation could lead to cooler birds news

Research and innovation support the UK's leading agricultural event BBSRC press release

Survey seeks to gauge public opinion on gene-edited meat press release

Space worms set to help researchers understand muscle loss news

Synergistic solutions: The benefits of UK-Brazil research collaborations feature

A decade of research and innovation: BBSRC to celebrate UK-Brazil partnership at FAPESP Week London press release

Unlocking cycles of poverty with £4.1 million investment in industrial biotechnology press release

What can worms tell us about human ageing? news

Rapid gene cloning technique will transform crop disease protection press release

January

Hens that lay human proteins in eggs offer future therapy hope press release

The BBSRC Impact Writing Competition 2019 news

UK at forefront of global R&D collaboration with £79 million investment press release

Horizon 2020 grant holders – have you submitted your details to UKRI's portal? news

Scientists find new way to target norovirus family news