News: Honours projects - Plant science
Honours project: Discover how parasitic nematodes affect cereal plant roots and exactly which genes help the plants fight back.
Honours project: Investigate the interaction between different plant chemical signals and their role in plant drought tolerance.
Honours project: Investigate the movement of plague locusts using laboratory and field experiments.
Honours project: Investigate wheat growth and yield in high-sodium soils using drone-mounted imaging techniques
Honours project: Identify wheat lines from around the world that are tolerant to subsoil challenges such as high salinity and soil pH
Honours project: Examine how wheat yield can be improved by increasing tolerance to different soil constraints
Honours project: Examine how micronutrient interactions alter the growth and ion concentrations of wheat in sodic soils
Honours project: Learn about functional gene research combined with molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, and developmental biology
Honours project: Examine wheat water use efficiency under saline conditions.
Honours project: This project in epigenetics and plant reproductive biology will examine the role of a histone demethylase (H3K9me2) during seed development.