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Verona’s lead drug, RPL554, is a dual phosphodiesterase (PDE) 3 and 4 inhibitor being developed as a novel treatment for chronic obstructive airways disease as COPD (chronic obstructive pulmon...
In recent years, several extreme weather disasters have partially or completely damaged regional crop production. While detailed regional accounts of the effects of extreme weather disasters exist, th...
(American Society for Horticultural Science) Researchers determined effects of bulb storage temperature and duration, production environment, planting density, and forcing temperatures on cut flower p...
In a move aimed at boosting food production, Kenya's government said it will remove the country's biotech crop ban, which was -More-
Low crop productivity and high production costs are having negative effects on Zambia's cotton industry, and the country's Co -More-
The detrimental effects of global warming on crop productivity threaten the world's food supply. Although plant responses to temperature changes have been studied, genetic modification of crops to imp...
The production of biotech crops in Europe is likely to grow as a result of new products awaiting approval and the decision by -More-
ChemChina's purchase of Syngenta could remove some of the suspicion around genetically modified crops and ultimately lead to more rapid user acceptance of biotechnology in
We will need more food. Depending on who you ask, it could be anywhere from 30 percent to 70 percent more than we grow today. That might sound daunting, but there is reason to be optimistic. If you lo...
Methane production characteristics and chemical composition of 405 silages from 43 different crop species were examined using uniform laboratory methods, with the aim to characterise a wide range of c...
Climate change will have a major bearing on survival and development of insects as a result of increase in CO2 and temperature. Therefore, we studied the direct effects of CO2 and temperature on larva...
The effects of temperature on growth and production of Lipophilic Toxins (LT) by a monoclonal culture of Dinophysis caudata was studied. The cell density of D. caudata increased significantly with inc...
Water resources are one of the important factors that influence regional crop production and the food security of humans. Most traditional models of crop water demand analysis are built on the basis o...
Landscape-scale intensification of individual crops and pesticide use that is associated with this intensification is an emerging, environmental problem that is expected to have unequal effects on pes...