SciDev.Net update: 24 April 2017

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Genetics to boost sugarcane production

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20/04/17

Genetics to boost sugarcane production

Brazilian researchers have identified genes that prolong harvest by helping sugar cane store more sucrose.

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Notices

Keystone Symposia: Maternal-Fetal Crosstalk: Harmony vs. Conflict

Westin Washington, DC City Center, Washington, DC, USA

Keystone Symposia: Vectors, Pathogens and Diseases: Current Trends and Emerging Challenges

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

MSF Scientific Days

London or online

International Course on Participatory Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning

Silang, Cavite, Philippines

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