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Performance Plants Company Profile

20:21 EST 22nd January 2020 | BioPortfolio

Performance PlantsAn elite plant biotechnology company, focused on gene evaluation and the development of agronomically significant plant traits. Performance Plants creates value by bringing innovative crop technologies to the market. Our MissionTo develop, test and validate innovative plant technologies that optimize crop performance and agricultural productivity while improving food security, preserving the environment and promoting global sustainability.

Location

Queen's University 116 Barrie Street, Suite 4600
Kingston
Ontario
K7L 3N6
Canada

Contact

Phone: 613.545.0390
Fax: 613.545.3618
Email: information@performanceplants.com


News Articles [471 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Not all plants are good for you

A new scientific review highlights a significant global health issue related to plants that sicken or kill undernourished people around the world, including those who depend upon these plants for sust...

Plants might be helping each other more than thought

(University of Portsmouth) Contrary to the long-held belief that plants in the natural world are always in competition, new research has found that in harsh environments mature plants help smaller one...

Photosynthetic Harvest Milks Green Plants for Human, Microbial Proteins

They don’t call them pharmaceutical plants for nothing. Plants—the green kind—were once the starting points for about 80% of all pharmaceuticals...

Aggressive, non-native wetland plants squelch species richness more than dominant natives do

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, News Bureau) Dominant, non-native plants reduce wetland biodiversity and abundance more than native plants do, researchers report. Even native plants that ...

Study: Actually, potted plants don't improve indoor air quality

Plants can help spruce up a home or office space, but claims about their ability to improve the air quality are vastly overstated, according to new research. A closer look at decades of research sugge...

Immune system of plants: It works differently than expected

What happens at the molecular level when plants defend against invading pathogens? Previously it was assumed that the processes were roughly the same in all plants. However, this is not true, as a te...

UK insects struggling to find a home make a bee-line for foreign plants

(University of York) Non-native plants are providing new homes for Britain's insects -- some of which are rare on native plants, a new study has found.

Medicinal plants: from genes to drugs

We eat plants, wear their products, burn them for fuel, and use them to build our houses. Plants are the very basis of the food chain on earth. They are also the source of oxygen in the atmosphere, an...

PubMed Articles [2257 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Improved salinity tolerance and growth performance in transgenic sunflower plants via ectopic expression of a wheat antiporter gene (TaNHX2).

Sunflower (Helianthus annuus. L) is one of the principal oil seed crops affected by the salinity stress, which limits the oil content and crop yield of sunflower plants. The acclimatization of plants ...

Host plant adaptation during contemporary range expansion in the monarch butterfly.

Herbivores that have recently expanded their host plant ranges provide opportunities to test hypotheses about the evolution of host plant specialization. Here, we take advantage of the contemporary gl...

Growth and Yield Performance of Grown from Seed Potatoes Infected with ' Liberibacter solanacearum' Haplotypes A and B.

Zebra chip (ZC) disease of potato () is associated with infection by ' Liberibacter solanacearum' (Lso). Two haplotypes of Lso-A and B-occur in the United States. Lso haplotype B is more virulent than...

Involvement of OsRIP1, a ribosome-inactivating protein from rice, in plant defense against Nilaparvata lugens.

Rice is the most important staple food in the world, but rice production is challenged by several biotic stress factors like viruses, bacteria, fungi and pest insects. One of the most notorious pest i...

Effect of glutamate on Pyricularia oryzae infection of rice monitored by changes in photosynthetic parameters and antioxidant metabolism.

Considering the importance of blast, caused by Pyricularia oryzae, to decrease rice yield worldwide, this study aimed to assess the photosynthetic performance (leaf gas exchange and chlorophyll (Chl) ...

Clinical Trials [3421 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Field Evaluation of Plant-Based Mosquito Control

Isolated minority communities in China use traditional plant-based methods of mosquito control. This study is evaluating 4 plants used in this way by monitoring mosquitoes entering houses...

Treatment of Acute Pharyngo-Tonsillitis With Essential Oils of Aromatic Plants

This randomized, double blind, parallel group study, compared the efficacy of spray containing aromatic essential oils of some herbal plants, against placebo in the treatment of patients w...

The Clinical Application of Horticulture Therapy in Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Horticultural Therapy (HT) uses plants, gardening, and the close relationship between well-beings and plants. It integrates effort, hope, expectation, harvest and the enjoyment of whole pr...

Banana Cultivars and Exercise Performance and Recovery

In a previous study at the Appalachian State University (ASU) Human Performance Laboratory at the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC), investigators showed that cyclists ingesting about ...

The Effect of 2 Grams Daily Supplementation of Sativa Nigra Oil on Blood Glucose Levels of Adults.

Diabetes mellitus is a growing global concern with significant health and financial burdens. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is one of the world's top 10 countries with the highest diabetes pr...

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