New Planter's Punch on how to date a smut fungus!

21/04/2017 | A putative correspondence between researchers and the smut fungus Thecaphora thlaspeos

Abbildung Mais und Arabidopsis Pflanze

New DFG Priority Programm on Plant Microbiota

18/04/2017 | "Deconstruction and Reconstruction of the Plant Microbiota (DECRyPT)“ will be established in 2018 and coordinated by Prof. Alga Zuccaro (UoC).

Phylogenetischer Baum

Sowing of spring barley

13/04/2017 | The group of Prof. Benjamin Stich has sown approximately 5000 different genotypes at the MPIPZ in Cologne

Foto of precision air seeder

Happy Easter!

13/04/2017 | We wish you joyful holidays!

Ostereier in CEPLAS Farben

Successful CEPLAS Career Speed Dating!

10/04/2017 | 13 representatives from different industries/institutions shared personal experience on career path with 13 CEPLAS early career researchers.

René Röspel (MdB) visits CEPLAS

10/04/2017 | Last week René Röspel, Member of the German Parliament took the time for a visit at the Cluster of Excellence CEPLAS.

International Symposium on Food Security

07/04/2017 | Join the kick-off and launch of the new Compentence Area VI "Food Security". Registration is open!

Fascination of Plants Day

30/03/2017 | On May 18th, CEPLAS invites school kids to HHU Düsseldorf to learn more about superforces of plants.

CEPLAS SAB member wins prize of the American Society of Plant Biologists

29/03/2017 | Georges Freyssinet, member of the CEPLAS Scientific Advisory Board, was awarded the ASPB Innovation Prize for Agricultural Technology.

New Planter's Punch about communication between cells

23/03/2017 | Nozomi Kawamoto explains how the plant can regulate the distance between seeds.

vule (Seed) spacing in commercially available greens in super market
Heinrich Heine University
University of Cologne
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
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