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Research partner needed to deal with the role of plant secondary metabolites RNA in sustainable crop production

[Czech Republic] Secondary metabolites are organic compounds that are not directly involved in the normal growth or reproduction of organisms. Continue reading Research partner needed to deal with the role of plant secondary metabolites RNA in sustainable crop production

Iowa State, Ames Lab researcher uses diatoms to save energy

AMES, Iowa – Mufit Akinc, who has a series of patent plaques hanging high on his office wall, knows all about the challenges of moving inventions out of the lab. But he’s determined to see one of his latest projects make it all the way to the marketplace where it can save Continue reading Iowa State, Ames Lab researcher uses diatoms to save energy