January 1, 2014|
January 2014's selection of notable quotes
December 17, 2013|
Examination of bones found in a Chinese village suggests that domesticated felines lived side-by-side with humans 5,300 years ago.
November 26, 2013|
Researchers show that microbes on the surface and stems of wine grapes are nonrandomly associated with the plant’s variety and geographic region.
November 18, 2013|
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
October 3, 2013|
The crop-destroying gray mold fungus uses RNA weapons to disable plant defenses and invade.
September 1, 2013|
From therapeutics to gene transfer, bacteriophages offer a sustainable and powerful method of controlling microbes.
August 28, 2013|
Commercial tomatoes rarely have that fresh vine-ripened flavor that everyone loves, but the ideal recipe for tomato taste is now known. Will growers embrace the new cultivars?
June 27, 2013|
Two genes from wild relatives of wheat could save domestic wheat from fungal destruction.
June 13, 2013|
Researchers identify thousands of plant genes activated by the gaseous hormone ethylene, which influences ripening, pathogen defense, growth regulation, and more.