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Updated EU Bioeconomy strategy released

The EU Bioeconomy Strategy, first released in 2012, has been updated

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HVCfP Annual Meeting resources now available

Resources from the final HVCfP Annual Meeting are now available online

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Making the business case for resource recovery from waste

Resource Recovery from Waste (RRfW) is a 5 year collaborative research programme engaging academia, industry, government and the general public to develop knowledge and tools to reduce pressure on natural resources and create value from wastes. At a recent RRfW conference, delegates were asked to identify drivers, barriers and actions for the adoption of resource…

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European Court of Justice reaches decision on CRISPR/cas-9 technologies

The outcome of the European Court of Justice review of gene editing technologies has been released today.

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The ‘National Industrial Biotechnology Strategy to 2030’ is launched

A new strategy document is launched by the IBLF

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Application of anthocyanins from blackcurrant fruit waste as renewable hair dyes

A UK research group has published findings about a natural hair dye produced from blackcurrant waste from the production of Ribena.

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Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity

International Biodiversity Day 2018 – celebrating the contribution of the Convention of Biological Diversity to the maintenance of global diversity

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Publication of the Rosa genome

A collaborative research project, led by researchers in France, reports a detailed new rose genome

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BBSRC Impact Report 2017

Follow the link to read the BBSRC’s 2017 Impact Report

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Antibacterial properties of disulphides from persian shallots

Researchers from Birkbeck, University of London and University College London have identified antibacterial properties in Persian shallot.

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High Value Chemicals from Plants