Researchers Sequence the Maize (Corn) Genome

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Resulting improved strains of maize may, for example, produce larger yields, show resistance to disease, offer efficiencies in nitrogen use that would enable farmers to reduce applications of costly, polluting fertilizers, and tolerate changes in rainfall or temperature accompanying climate change. The new maize sequence was produced by a consortium of researchers that was led by the Genome Sequencing Center (GSC) at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.,

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Labour's £5,000 sweetener to launch electric car revolution | Environment | The Guardian

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Call the main Guardian and Observer switchboard: +44 (0)20 3353 2000 Advertising guide License/buy our content Environment Electric cars · Travel and transport · Climate change · Carbon emissions Politics Transport policy Business Automotive industry Technology Motoring Money Motoring UK news More news More on this story Electric car owners share their experiences John Loughhead: The experts view Behind the wheel of an electric TH!NK based in st.

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