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Ottoline Leyser honoured with the 2017 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award News Item Jan 09, 2017 03:14 PM
Professor Ottoline Leyser awarded a DBE News Item Dec 31, 2016 09:28 AM
Plant ‘thermometer’ discovered that triggers springtime budding by measuring night-time heat News Item Nov 01, 2016 11:02 AM
Dr Charles Melnyk awarded Royal Society University Research Fellowship News Item Sep 30, 2016 04:05 PM
New research is inspiring the design of new biomaterials Sophie Appleby News Item Jul 08, 2016 09:14 AM
Festival of Plants, Saturday 14 May News Item May 09, 2016 04:21 PM
Scientific Discovery Trail-limited returns available News Item Mar 17, 2016 03:23 PM
Alexander Jones awarded the Tansley Medal News Item Feb 29, 2016 02:44 PM
Cells cling and spiral ‘like vines’ in first 3D tissue scaffold for plants News Item Aug 27, 2015 10:05 AM
Summer Outreach at SLCU News Item Jul 20, 2015 01:40 PM
Festival of Plants 2015 News Item May 20, 2015 11:31 AM
SLCU receives Athena Swan Bronze Award News Item Apr 23, 2015 06:15 PM
Pop up Plant Science and Feeding the World without Costing the Earth News Item Apr 21, 2015 11:41 AM
Professor Ottoline Leyser awarded Genetics Society Medal News Item Apr 20, 2015 06:05 PM
The Future of Sustainable Agriculture: Land Sharing or Land Sparing? News Item Apr 10, 2015 10:53 AM
March Outreach at SLCU News Item Apr 02, 2015 03:23 PM
March 17 Science Festival Talk: Illuminating Life at the Single Cell Level News Item Feb 05, 2015 01:04 PM
New outreach materials available online! News Item Dec 18, 2014 02:18 PM
EMBO Conference on Interdisciplinary Plant Development News Item Sep 25, 2014 10:57 AM
Architecture, Ebola and Consequences- the Sainsbury Laboratory participates in Open Cambridge News Item Sep 25, 2014 10:15 AM
‘This workshop really opened my eyes to the opportunities in plant sciences!’ News Item Aug 15, 2014 11:12 AM
Ottoline Leyser elected to the Leopoldina, Germany's National Academy of Sciences News Item Aug 15, 2014 10:25 AM
Two New Professors at the Sainsbury Laboratory News Item Jul 31, 2014 04:37 PM
Top UK Biology Teacher spends the day at SLCU News Item Jul 29, 2014 10:57 AM
Quantitative Approaches to Development, 22-23 July News Item Jul 18, 2014 02:13 PM
Spring outreach at SLCU News Item May 30, 2014 10:58 AM
The Transformational Role of Plants in meeting the Zero Hunger Challenge, 14.00, Saturday 17 May 2014 News Item May 01, 2014 04:23 PM
Festival of Plants Panel Discussion: Biotechnology and Genetic Modification – a Mature Conversation News Item May 02, 2014 10:45 AM
SLCU to host EMBO Interdisciplinary Plant Science Conference in September 2014 News Item Feb 12, 2014 05:06 PM
10 March Science Festival talk: The Janus-faced interaction of plants and microbes News Item Jan 31, 2014 03:23 PM

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Ottoline Leyser honoured with the 2017 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award

Jan 09, 2017

EMBO and FEBS announce SLCU Director Professor Ottoline Leyser as the recipient of the tenth FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award.

Plant ‘thermometer’ discovered that triggers springtime budding by measuring night-time heat

Oct 27, 2016

A photoreceptor molecule in plant cells has been found to moonlight as a thermometer after dark – allowing plants to read seasonal temperature changes. Scientists say the discovery could help breed crops that are more resilient to the temperatures expected to result from climate change.

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