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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Making bouquets last longer: Japanese scientists slow flower ageing

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 10:36pm by AFP

    ... in a study carried out jointly with Kagoshima University. "Unmodified flowers started withering 13 hours after they opened, but flowers that had been genetically modified stayed open for 24 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1546998/making-bouquets-last-longer-japanese-scientists-slow-flower-ageing
  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Roots breakthrough for drought-resistant rice

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 08:23pm by AFP

    ... Writing in the journal Nature Genetics, a team led by Yusaku Uga of the National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences in Tsukuba describe how they found a remarkable gene in a rice plant ... the International Centre for Tropical Agriculture, he said. Without genetic technology, it would have been extraordinarily hard to have pinpointed, and then inserted, the right gene, said Uga. “Development ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1294456/roots-breakthrough-drought-resistant-rice

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