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Japanese researchers discover how family of genes regulate immune responses in cereals

Japanese researchers discover how family of genes regulate immune responses in cereals

March 3, 2022 |

In Japan, the mechanism of plant defense mediated by the non-expressor of pathogenesis-related (NPR) genes in monocots (plants having a single embryonic leaf) is not well-documented. Now, scientists from Tokyo University of Science have discovered how the NPR family of genes regulate immune responses in the model monocot Brachypodium distachyon. These findings provide a blueprint […]

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NBB sponsors NPR for three weeks

NBB sponsors NPR for three weeks

October 7, 2021 |

In Missouri, the National Biodiesel Board (NBB) announced a three-week sponsorship of National Public Radio (NPR) as part of a comprehensive educational campaign aimed at decision-makers and the public. The 15-second spot will air on some of NPR’s most listened to programs including Morning Edition, All Things Considered and 1A. NBB is sponsoring a total […]

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RFA CEO criticizes NPR report on Big Oil

RFA CEO criticizes NPR report on Big Oil

[ 0 ] December 26, 2010 |

In Washington, Renewable Fuels Association CEO Bob Dineen responded to a series aired by NPR on the ethanol industry. “Where in this series is the comparison to Big Oil?  You can’t talk, weigh, or dismiss an alternative without talking about the problem it is trying to solve.  So where, perhaps in the final piece, will […]

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