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Can super-speedy plant cells feed a growing population?

Joe McKennaDr Joe Mckenna has been awarded a BBSRC Discovery Fellowship of £535,000 to investigate actin – a natural molecule contained in plant cells – to see whether it can be engineered to move faster and so grow bigger plants with more biomass.

Press release (21 March 2023)

Thu 23 Mar 2023, 10:40 | Tags: Plant & Agricultural Bioscience Cells & Development