Jul 21, 2021
Plants Return from Space in Microgravity Research Projects
The plant biology experiments of two NC State researchers are back on Earth after spending weeks at the International Space Station.
Jul 12, 2021
New Technique Reduces Nicotine Levels, Harmful Compounds Simultaneously in Tobacco
Four carcinogenic compounds in tobacco were reduced in experiments.
Jul 2, 2021
CALS Researcher Awarded NSF Grant to Study Activation Domains
Associate Professor Ross Sozzani is one of the principal investigators on a new NSF grant to study activation domains on Arabidopsis plants. This $3.4 million project is a joint research collaboration between NC State, Duke, and UC Berkeley – and is expected to pave the way for new gene editing techniques in agricultural crops.