John Innes Centre ( John Innes Centre )

John Innes Centre

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About John Innes Centre

JIC is an independent, international centre of excellence in plant science and microbiology. Our mission is to carry out fundamental and strategic research, to train scientists and to make our findings available to society.

The scientific research at the Centre makes use of a wide range of disciplines in the biological and chemical sciences, including microbiology, cell biology, biochemistry, chemistry, genetics, molecular biology, computational and mathematical biology.

The John Innes Centre is a registered charity (No. 223852) and a company limited by guarantee (registered in England No. 511709).

John Innes Centre press release, blog etc

07/11/2017 - 02:41 Plants use calcium to convey internal warning of attacking aphids
07/07/2017 - 06:33 Pumping Iron Biofortified wheat produces white flour with extra iron
07/03/2017 - 03:01 Newly-discovered plant enzymes open the door to novel compound production
06/28/2017 - 10:35 Discovery shows soil dwelling bacteria adapt to richer or poorer conditions in marriage of convenience with plants
06/21/2017 - 12:32 Queens Birthday Honours award for John Innes Centre scientist
06/16/2017 - 13:27 Putting the ant into antibiotics - John Innes Centre Scientists role in Britains greatest invention
06/16/2017 - 12:30 International scientific alliance launched for crop improvement in sub-Saharan Africa
06/16/2017 - 12:17 Sarah O'Connor elected into EMBO
06/12/2017 - 08:54 Exciting biology rewrites text books in uncovering plants high-fat diet for fungal benefactors
06/01/2017 - 10:53 Scientists discover a new way to target drug-resistant bacteria
05/31/2017 - 14:32 John Innes Centre a founding signatory as Technician Commitment launched
05/25/2017 - 11:41 Pioneering work in wheat breeding programmes hailed in BBSRC awards
05/11/2017 - 11:32 New book profiles Professor David Hopwood who led a quiet revolution that helped save millions of lives
04/27/2017 - 09:27 Professor Graham Moore recognised for exceptional contribution to wheat research
04/19/2017 - 12:09 Jemima Brinton awarded Monogram Early Career Award
04/19/2017 - 00:27 New wheat genome sequence assembly is most accurate and complete ever
04/11/2017 - 05:58 Major new strategic investment in the John Innes Centre, in UK science and in global food security
04/07/2017 - 08:00 Professor Allan Downie awarded Adam Kondorosi prize for Plant Sciences