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News from 2018 tagged as news


Season's greetings from BBSRC news

Don't quibble with a Gribble: why a curious crustacean could hold secret to making renewable energy from wood news

Soil bacteria provide a promising E. coli treatment news


2018: A year in review news

Planned outage of Joint Electronic Submission (Je-S) system news

Oxford - Axol collaboration secure funding to grow brains in the lab news


BBSRC Innovator of the Year 2019 news

Studying cellular fats reveals how to protect cells from the common cold news

Green Great Britain Week news

Gut microbiota health linked to bacterial infections news

Understanding worm stem cells could tap into the potential of our own news


New UKRI system needs community input on Horizon 2020 grants news

Forward Look for UK Bioscience news

Pirbright collaboration provides tools for peste des petits ruminants eradication news

Pirbright scientists help combat African swine fever news


Scientists decode opium poppy genome news

Sequencing of biting midge genome paves way for control video 

Joint electronic Submissions (Je-S) system news

Gene expression response to sea lice in salmon skin news

Epic genetic: the hidden story of wheat news


Don't sweat it: Scientists identify key step in production of BO news


A new 'promiscuous' enzyme helps turn plant waste into sustainable products news

£900 million Future Leaders investment will sustain the UK as global home of research talent news

Gene-edited pigs are resistant to billion dollar virus, study finds news

New type of photosynthesis discovered news

Two BBSRC grant holders recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list 2018 news

Horticultural crops to benefit from improved resistance to bacterial infections news

Self-sustaining loop of chemical reactions could revolutionise drug production news

Green tea molecule could prevent heart attacks news


Strength in Places Fund call open news

Use your expertise and experience and join BBSRC's committees and pool of experts news

How wheat can root out the 'take-all' fungus news

Publication of the Strategic Review of Bioimaging in the UK news

Innovator of the Year 2018 video 

Former BBSRC Innovator of the Year finalists shortlisted for the 2018 European Inventor of the Year award news


Just one more ash dieback spore could push European ash trees to the brink news

UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships scheme news


BBSRC gender pay gap report published news

UKRI-BBSRC Council members appointed news

New solution to harmful algal blooms news

New environmentally friendly process to create grapefruit flavouring news

Government position on UK participation in Horizon 2020 news


Harnessing the power of biology Impact Report 2017 news

Swine and Poultry Research Initiative to address microbiological diseases news

Simple arsenic sensor could save lives news

BBSRC at the NFU conference 2018 news

UK's The Pirbright Institute plays a role in DARPA's Safe Genes programme news

Factors driving herbicide resistance news

Leading UK research debuts at the 2018 AAAS annual meeting news

The evolution of an innovator news

Pirbright helps demonstrate the UK remains free from bluetongue virus news

Curapel, finalist in BBSRC Innovator of the Year competition, launches its first product news


New field station makes space for innovative crop science news

Superior athletic capability gives predators the edge at high speeds, but low speed manoeuvrability favours prey survival news

New Caledonian crows extract prey faster with complex hooked tools news

Discovery of a new source of world's deadliest toxin news

AI 'scientist' finds that toothpaste ingredient may help fight drug-resistant malaria news

How good bacteria control your genes news

Less chewing the cud, more greening the fuel news

A biological solution to carbon capture and recycling? news

New chicken immune cell increases susceptibility to Marek's disease news

BBSRC congratulates members of the bioscience community who are recognised in the New Year's Honours list 2018 news