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Scientific Discovery Trail-limited returns available

Due to last minute cancellations, a few places are now available for our Scientific Discovery Trail on 17 March. Booking essential.

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New outreach materials available online!

SLCU is making some of its outreach materials available online after requests from teachers at the Big Biology Day

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Spring outreach at SLCU

Spring outreach at SLCU

Researchers at SLCU have had a busy spring participating in several public engagement events aimed at future plant scientists and the general public.

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SLCU to host EMBO Interdisciplinary Plant Science Conference in September 2014

SLCU to host EMBO Interdisciplinary Plant Science Conference in September 2014

Registration is now open for the EMBO Interdisciplinary Plant Science Conference taking place on 21-24 September, 2014

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Branching out: from model plants to coppiced trees

Branching out: from model plants to coppiced trees

Researchers from the Sainsbury Laboratory and Rothamsted Research, funded by the BBSRC Crop Science Initiative, have discovered a gene that contributes to the coppicing response of willows.

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Enhanced four year Gatsby PhD Studentship

The evolution of plant mechanics: the role of the cell wall in cell shape across the kingdom

Enhanced four year Gatsby PhD Studentship - Read More…

Coronavirus

 

SLCU Latest Updates

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University of Cambridge Guidance 

 

We would like to thank NHS staff, key workers and volunteers who are working tirelessly throughout the ongoing coronavirus pandemic in the UK. Our thoughts are with those whose health is impacted here in the UK and around the world.

 

 

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Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser appointed as new CEO of UKRI

May 14, 2020

Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser DBE FRS, Director of the Sainsbury Laboratory at the University of Cambridge, has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), the national funding agency investing in science and research in the UK.

Giles Oldroyd elected as a fellow of the Royal Society

Apr 29, 2020

Professor Giles Oldroyd has been recognised for his outstanding contributions to science in plant-microbe interactions with his election as a fellow of the Royal Society.

2020 Waddington Medal

Mar 29, 2020

SLCU Director Professor Ottoline Leyser has been awarded the 2020 Waddington Medal by the British Society for Developmental Biology (BSDB).

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