Yeast production lines

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PhD student uses gene-drive technology to change yeast into useful factories.

The irony of the science cruise

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A cruise to the Arctic or Antarctic in which you help with…

PhD theses in a nutshell

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Cackling, pepper puzzle and medicines in chicken feathers.
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Live&Learn: Guido Bosch

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Failure is useful. Therefore, this feature is about what didn’t work out.

Bird flu and bluetongue, vaccines in the pipeline

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Two researchers about developing vaccines.

ERC grant for research on biodiversity and disease

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Liesje Mommer investigates how some plants protect each other from diseases.

2.5 million for archaea research

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Thijs Ettema is awarded European grant for research on the origin of…

An ode to the potato

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Potato curator has 130 different species of wild potatos.

What’s the deal with nitrogen?

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Ecologist Wieger Wamelink writes a book on nitrogen for laymen.

The smell of success

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Why do mosquitoes prefer to bite certain hosts?