The task of ensuring affordable access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food for all is one of the major challenges of the 21st century.
Researchers have discovered key plant enzymes that normally make the energy stored in wood, straw, and other non-edible parts of plants difficult to...
A new multidisciplinary research programme aims to develop a single vaccine that will combat four major respiratory pathogens of pigs.
Dr Zoltán Tiba’s research on why famines happen is posing questions about the root causes and possible long-term interventions.
An ambitious project that aims to increase rice yields could provide the solution to future food shortages.
Two new studies have uncovered important clues about how a prolific pathogen causes disease.
The discovery of an elusive pump component opens up new avenues to understand and combat multidrug-resistant bacteria.
How do plants tell the time and the passing of the seasons? Plant scientists are enlisting the help of engineers in their quest to uncover the...
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