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January 23, 2015

New world-class scientific collaboration to use genomics to combat devastating crop rusts - Seven scientific teams from the co-located Institutes The Genome Analysis Centre (TGAC), John Innes Centre (JIC) and The Sainsbury Laboratory (TSL), have joined forces in the fight against rust fungi which can cut crop yields by up to 80 percent*

January 21, 2015

Pacific Biosciences & KeyGene: a superior quality tetraploid cotton genome assembly and transcriptome map

First version of onion genome ready (Fresh Plaza)

January 20, 2015

Researchers get $1.4 million to advance ‘big data’ for genomic research

Mapping the maize genome - Researchers publish a detailed positional cloning protocol to locate genes within the large and complex maize genome

January 14, 2015

Scientists reveal first genetic map of Tibetan barley on PNAS

January 13, 2015

Genomics in Business 2015

Illumina expands world’s most comprehensive next-generation sequencing portfolio

Illumina announces African Orphan Crops Consortium to receive Agricultural Greater Good Initiative grant

January 12, 2015

One pipeline that combines many gene-finding tools - Researchers develop a MAKER2 workflow for phylogenetic marker design with low-coverage genomic data

Phenome Networks announces Project Unity: correcting the wrong of lost phenotype-to-genotype breeding research data, bringing the next agricultural revolution - A collaborative network designed to host, manage, analyze and share phenotypic and genotypic studies of plants and animals, Project Unity, in beta, is provided free of charge to the academic community

January 11, 2015

NRGene’s big data technology to enable CIMMYT's maize genome analysis

January 8, 2015

Searching for similarity with Basic Local Alignment Search Tool (BLAST) 

Illumina announces that the African Orphan Crops Consortium is the 2015 recipient of the Agricultural Greater Good Initiative grant - Project designed to improve food security in Africa

January 6, 2015

Wheat genome sequencing on track 

December 22, 2014

Genomics in Business 2015 international conference to be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in April 2015

December 18, 2014

New research leader joins TGAC and The Sainsbury Laboratory to improve wheat genomics

December 15, 2014

Identifican genes responsables del sabor amargo del pepino y secuencian el genoma nueva variedad de algodón

December 10, 2014

NRGene achieves first ever mapping of five complex maize genomes within a few weeks using proprietary big data analysis platform - DeNovoMAGIC genome assembler discovers thousands of new genes and agro-climatic characteristics

December 9, 2014

Gene critical to the development of low arsenic plants identified by scientists

December 5, 2014

From the DNA to the field, model arms breeders with evaluation tool

December 3, 2014

Draft sequence of a diploid A-genome cotton generated and released to public by Texas Tech University, Bayer CropScience, and the National Center for Genome Resources 

Sequencing of cotton A-genome could boost industry - Texas Tech University's collaboration with Bayer CropScience could translate into better commercial varieties for growers

December 1, 2014

Contribution to wheat genome in spotlight at supercomputing conference

November 28, 2014

Researchers identify genes for bitterness in cucumbers

Científicos japoneses completan la secuenciación del genoma de la berenjena

November 23, 2014

Plant geneticist Howard-Yana Shapiro breaks 200 mph while keeping up with fast-moving genetics field (The Sacramento Bee)

November 20, 2014

Der genetische Bauplan der Ölpflanze ist entschlüsselt - Wissenschaftlern gelingen neue Einblicke in die Entstehung der Arten

November 17, 2014

The Genome Analysis Centre (TGAC) runs four-day workshop aimed at introducing early stage scientists to genotyping by sequencing (GBS) and equipping them with the skills required to effectively utilise GBS in their future research

November 11, 2014

Raps: Der genetische Bauplan der Ölpflanze ist entschlüsselt - Wissenschaftlern gelingen neue Einblicke in die Entstehung der Arten









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