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Research Institute to Improve Crop Productivity in the Developing World
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Science improving food security with collaboration.
Research Institute to Improve Crop Productivity in the Developing World, At the Danforth Center, we believe that plants hold the key to discoveries and products that will enrich and restore both, of its kind.” The Institute works in partnership with international research institutions, the weeks how our research impacts food security and follow along with #FoodSecurity. Follow us, with science, research and recent news. , (Collection), (Collection)
Unique Imaging Platform to Advance Research on the Development of Roots
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The new system is the first of its kind dedicated to plant science in the U.S. academic research sector and can provide accelerated insight into what affects plant growth.
Unique Imaging Platform to Advance Research on the Development of Roots, Historically, plant, , but before now, we couldn’t do that for parts below ground,” said Keith Duncan, research scientist, is the first of its kind in the U.S. academic research sector dedicated to plant science and can provide, and ocean ecosystems. “X-ray imaging has been a mainstay in medical and industrial research, with the roots. In addition to grain crops, this project will also advance research in root and tuber crops
The Danforth Center’s Commitment to Bioenergy Research
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The mission of the Enterprise Rent-a-Car Institute for Renewable Fuels is to develop and apply technologies to enhance the potential of oilseed crops, algae and bioenergy grasses as sources of sustainable bioenergy.
The Danforth Center’s Commitment to Bioenergy Research, Replacing fossil fuels with sustainable sources of energy is imperative for our future. Solar and wind are part of the solution, but not a complete answer. Current sources of biofuels compete with food crops and cannot be scaled to provide, increases. The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Institute for Renewable Fuels is a research unit within, to date with science, research and recent news. , (Collection), (Collection)
(Agri-View) Root Research Uses Real-Time Imaging
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Until now, the only way for plant scientists to observe in-field root development has been to extract roots from the soil. Imaging technology will enable research without adversely affecting plant development, according to the organizations.
(Agri-View) Root Research Uses Real-Time Imaging, Advanced imaging technology will allow real-time gathering of plant root-growth data in a non-destructive manner, according to Valent BioSciences Corporation and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center. The organizations have finalized a multi-year agreement in the area of root research. Until now, the only way for plant scientists to observe, research without adversely affecting plant development, according to the organizations. Read the full
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research Given to Danforth Center Scientist
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Sam Wang received the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research and Creativity from UMSL for his groundbreaking research in plant biology.
Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research Given to Danforth Center Scientist, Sam Wang, Ph.D., for Excellence in Research and Creativity from the University of Missouri-St. Louis (UMSL) for his groundbreaking research in plant biology. Wang joined both the Danforth Center and the department, in peer-reviewed journals. His research is supported by multiple federal agencies including the National, on Twitter @DanforthCenter and LIKE us on Facebook to stay up to date with science, research and recent
(KMOV) $70 million coming to Danforth Plant Science Research Center
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One of the world's leading plant science research centers right here in St. Louis just got an impressive boost. The Danforth Foundation made its final major grant to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.... $70-million. The foundation will diss ...
(KMOV) $70 million coming to Danforth Plant Science Research Center , One of the world's leading plant science research centers right here in St. Louis just got an impressive boost. The Danforth Foundation made its final major grant to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.... $70-million, . Louis on the cutting edge of plant science research. "We shouldn't be satisfied with anything, mission of the non-profit Danforth Plant Science Center is to conduct research that leads to helping
National Science Foundation supports research aimed at reducing the use of fertilizer
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Project includes student mentoring program ST. LOUIS, MO, January 25, 2012 – The National Science Foundation awarded $1.3 million to support research to reduce the amount of fertilizer used required to grow maize led by Ivan Baxter, USDA Research Sci ...
National Science Foundation supports research aimed at reducing the use of fertilizer, Project, awarded $1.3 million to support research to reduce the amount of fertilizer used required to grow maize led by Ivan Baxter, USDA Research Scientist, Assistant Member, Donald Danforth Plant Science, genetic resource, to identify genes controlling the elemental composition of maize. Baxter’s research, , the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is a not-for-profit research institute with a mission to improve
(BRDG Park) NewLeaf Symbiotics Appoints VP for Research and Discovery
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Microbial expert joins agricultural biologicals company.
(BRDG Park) NewLeaf Symbiotics Appoints VP for Research and Discovery, NewLeaf Symbiotics, announced today the appointment of Dr. Janne Kerovuo as Vice President for Research and Discovery. Dr. Kerovuo comes to NewLeaf from Monsanto Co. where he has been leading Microbial Discovery Strategy since 2013. He previously headed up Microbial and Agricultural Solutions at Agradis, a spin-off from Synthetic Genomics, the San Diego-based company founded by Craig Venter. He earned a PhD in Biochemistry
NSF Invests in Collaborative Research to Improve Key Crops' Resilience to Higher Temperatures
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Research addresses concerns about reduced harvests of corn and other cereal grasses
NSF Invests in Collaborative Research to Improve Key Crops' Resilience to Higher Temperatures, NSF Invests in Collaborative Research to Improve Key Crops’ Resilience to Higher Temperatures Research, grant from the National Science Foundation’s Plant Genome Research Program, titled, The Role of Meiotic-Stage Non-Coding RNA in the Modulation of Anther & Pollen Development in Grasses. The research led, development and contain the sperm cells necessary for reproduction. Prior research has demonstrated
NIH Invests in Collaborative Research to Understand Mechanisms Controlling Cell Division
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Research may yield insights into how cell division is controlled in more complex organisms
NIH Invests in Collaborative Research to Understand Mechanisms Controlling Cell Division, ST. LOUIS, reinhardtii (Chlamydomonas). The collaboration will harness the complementary research expertise, and in plants, so this research may yield insights into how cell division is controlled in more, Science Foundation funded Research Experience for Undergraduates summer internship at the Danforth Center, Center is a not-for-profit research institute with a mission to improve the human condition through