Seed biology has come of age. With the capacity researchers now have to generate and analyze big data, study areas like metabolomics are becoming more accessible to smaller labs. Seed research is becoming democratized, with more and more researchers
We chat with Toronto’s George Bassel, professor of plant computational biology in the University of Birmingham’s School of Biosciences in the U.K., about the decision-making processes of plants and how we can harness them to create more re
Ron DePauw, science adviser for SeCan, talks to us about barrier-free innovation and whether or not it’s possible, and tells the story of the discovery of midge-tolerant wheat. Oh, and he tells us why he’ll never actually retire.
Birte Boelt, senior researcher in the Department of Agroecology – Crop Health at Denmark’s Aarhus University, sits down with Germination’s Marc Zienkiewicz to talk about how multispectral imaging is helping scientists look at seeds like n