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Feature | 5 min READ
The new genomics weapon in the armoury of biologists is ready for action - to seek out the true complexity and diversity of living things. Following his talk at the 'Festival of Genomics' in Boston, Dr Iain Macaulay explains why single-cell genomics is making life scientists stand to attention.
Update | 8 min READ
At EI, six breeders from Hanoi learned the basics of bioinformatics, which will help them breed drought and salt resistant rice in Vietnam. Here’s their story.
Update | 10 min READ
Aiming to reach new heights with its bioinformatics tools for signalling networks and large-scale integrated analysis, SignaLink and NavigOmix, the Korcsmaros Group has a new addition.
Feature | 8 min READ
In our third installment, Pilar Corredor-Moreno, a PhD student in the Saunder’s Group studying wheat yellow rust at EI, shares her fascinating and honest opinions on computing.
When once we could only blindly cross-breed our domesticated animal and plant species, we are now in an era of synthetic biology: applying engineering to biotechnology.
Quick read | 5 min READ
We are proud to boast an increasing number of PhD students at EI. Here, we focus on the work of Pilar Corredor-Moreno, who is working on wheat yellow rust - but from wheat’s side of the story.
Quick read | 3 min READ
Not everyone has a 'classic' route into a scientific career, proving that it’s never too late to change your career path.
A look at the crux of your three or four years of study: the dreaded thesis and viva voce that will seal your doctorhood.