University of Dundee

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June 2013

July 2012

  • 27 Jul 2012

    Scientists from the College of Life Sciences at the University of Dundee and the James Hutton Institute have teamed up with researchers in the USA to use a new technique to sequence the genes of the plant Arabidopsis. This approach, which allows researchers to see exactly where a plant's genes end, could be applied to crops in the hope of boosting efforts to breed new varieties.

March 2010

  • 05 Mar 2010

    Dundee scientists studying how plants control the time at which they flower have uncovered an unusual form of gene control that could have implications for both plant and medical science. Researchers at the University of Dundee and SCRI have been studying the genes that determine the time at which a plant will flower.

September 2009