Welcome to the Swiss Portal for Plant Sciences.
Here, you find information on plant science research, events and education at universities in Switzerland.
Questionable extension of Access and Benefit SharingInteresting new read on the expansion of the CBD Nagoya Protocol regulations to include "digital sequence information". The authors advocate to rethink the global policy of Access and Benefit Sharing. The article explains the...
Prize for Young Scientists open for applicationsThe Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists is a global prize, established in 2013, aimed at rewarding scientists at an early stage of their careers. The international Prize is awarded annually to four young scientists for...
Plant-based technology to develop a COVID-19 vaccine candidateThe Canadian biopharmaceutical company Medicago announced that it produced Virus-Like Particles (VLP) of the coronavirus just 20 days after receiving the SARS-CoV-2 genetic sequence, using a plant-based technology. Production of the VLP is...
International Symposium on Cereal Leaf Blights ISCLB 2020, postponed to 2021https://www.isclb2020.com
Frühlingsfest & der Tag der offenen Forschungstür, abgesagt
EGU General Assembly 2020, online
Frühlingsmarkt 2020 im Botanischen Garten Fribourg, Garten geschlossen
Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity, postponed
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Biology