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Longevity gene discovered in plants

Harvesting rice from the same field, without planting new rice plants? A discovery may bring this scenario closer. Leiden scientists have discovered a gene...

Scientists find link between key plant amino acid and essential hormones

Purdue University scientists Natalia Dudareva and Joseph Lynch have been searching for a way to increase a plant’s production of phenylalanine, a compound important...

Plants control microbiome diversity inside leaves to promote health

In a new study, published in the journal Nature, Michigan State University scientists show how plant genes select which microbes get to live inside...

Plants control microbiome diversity inside leaves to promote health

In a new study, published in the journal Nature, Michigan State University scientists show how plant genes directly select which microbes get to live...

Lignin Research Yields Additional Answers into Bacteria’s Role

A collaboration between the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and three other national laboratories has yielded new insight into the ability of bacteria to...

Plant disease primar­ily spreads via road­sides

A precise statistical analysis reveals that on the Åland Islands a powdery mildew fungus that is a common parasite of the ribwort plantain primarily...

Ancient Hornwort Genomes Could Lead to Crop Improvement

An international research team led by the University of Zurich and the Boyce Thompson Institute illuminate the origin of land plants by analyzing the...

Discovery of baldness plant genes shows the origin of hairy alpine...

Discovery of baldness plant genes shows the origin of hairy alpine plant, Scientists have solved a puzzle that has long baffled botanists why some...

One third of plant and animal species gone in 50 years

One third of plant and animal species gone in 50 years, To accurately predict biodiversity loss due to climate change, it is important to...

The new function of plant enzymes can cause green chemistry

Scientists have discovered new properties in plant enzymes that can influence the design of new chemical catalysts. Enzymes catalyze or start one of the main...

Experts unlock photosynthesis it can help us food safety requirements

Scientists have solved the structure of one of the key components of photosynthesis, a discovery that could lead to photosynthesis being 'redesigned' to achieve...

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