17 Jan 2018

How do plants breathe?

Breathing air in and out is something that we, as humans, perform in every moment of our lives. Plants do likewise thanks to tiny mouths called stomata.

10 Jan 2018

Peering down, into the future

Just weeks after the 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry was awarded to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson for their work developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution, we have taken delivery of a cryo-EM FEI Talos F200C microscope.

3 Jan 2018

Introducing MICRON

The MICRON network showcases the wide variety of microbiological research taking place on the Norwich Research Park

20 Dec 2017

Talking to Sir David Hopwood

We sat down with Sir David Hopwood to discuss his life and career.

12 Dec 2017

Women of the Future 2017

The 2017 Women of the Future Conference took place on Wednesday 29 November. 

6 Dec 2017

JBS Haldane at 125

The 5 November 2017 was the 125th Anniversary of the birth of one of our most famous alumni; John Burdon Sanderson Haldane (1892-1964), affectionately known by many as ‘JBS’.

29 Nov 2017

Starting a PhD at the John Innes Centre

Starting a PhD can be a daunting experience, so we asked one of our new PhD students what her experience has been. Jo Jennings tells us her story.

22 Nov 2017

Rose Scott-Moncrieff named lectures to begin Friday

This Friday a new name will be added to our illustrious series of Friday Seminar named lectures; Rose Scott-Moncrieff. Prof Cathie Martin takes a look at the life and career of Rose Scott-Moncrieff who was fundamental in establishing the emerging field of biochemical genetics.

15 Nov 2017

European school science project

Crop Genetics Research Assistant Rachel Burns wanted to engage schoolchildren across Europe in a real scientific investigation. This is the story of a project about to enter it's second year.

8 Nov 2017

Biotech YES

Matt Johnston tells us about Active Plant Protection; a next-generation plant defence company, which has made it through to the final of the Plant and Microbe BiotechYES competition.

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