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Here, you find information on plant science research, events and education at universities in Switzerland.
An operon-like transcript has been identified in plantsOperons were thought to be absent in plants. The research group of Michael Hothorn now reports the identification of an operon-like transcript in plants that allows for the concerted expression of a previously unknown cell-cycle regulator...
Call for applications for the PhD School of Life Sciences at the Faculties of Medicine and Science, University of GenevaThe next call for applications to the PhD school of Life Sciences at the Faculties of Medicine and Science at the University of Geneva is now open. Application deadline is 23 April 2019. Interviews will be held from 24–26 June 2019. The...
Why we are getting involvedYoung people are on a climate strike, and researchers are supporting their cause. Reto Knutti, professor of climate physics at ETH Zurich, discusses an unexpected turn in the climate change debate and the role of science in society. ETH...
Ramped up efforts needed to protect the world's inland watersA study of the European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) found that at least 15% of the world’s inland waters are covered by protected areas, which is close to the global target of 17% set out in the CBD's Aichi Biodiversity Target...
Regulatory Oxylipins – conference
Public Event: Pesticides - What Does Science Say?http://www.worldfoodsystem.ethz.ch/news/wfsc-news/2019/03/pesticides--what-does-science-say.html
EGU General Assembly 2019
TNAM 11 Meeting 2019, Tri-National Arabidopsis Meeting
Life Science Career Day, Univ Lausanne