Organization profile

Organisation Profile

We investigate how to improve crop production through management, breeding and biotechnology. We seek ways to reduce environmental restrictions on crop growth and to develop sustainable management practices that will guarantee crop productivity in a changing climate.

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International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects

Publications

Extraction and Purification of DNA from Complicated Biological Samples

Kalendar, R., Boronnikova, S. & Seppänen, M. M., 2021, Molecular Plant Taxonomy: Methods and Protocols. Besse, P. (ed.). 2 ed. Springer, Vol. 2222. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2222).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Retrotransposable Elements: DNA Fingerprinting and the Assessment of Genetic Diversity

Kalendar, R., Muterko, A. & Boronnikova, S., 2021, Molecular Plant Taxonomy: Methods and Protocols. Besse, P. (ed.). 2 ed. Springer, Vol. 2222. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2222).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Transposon-Based Tagging in Silico using FastPCR software

Kalendar, R., Kospanova, D. & Schulman, A., 20 Jan 2021, Plant Transposable Elements. Cho, J. (ed.). 1 ed. Springer, Vol. 2250. (Methods in molecular biology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Apoplastic Hydrogen Peroxide in the Growth Zone of the Maize Primary Root. Increased Levels Differentially Modulate Root Elongation under Well-Watered and Water-Stressed Conditions

Voothuluru, P., Mäkelä, P., Zhu, J., Yamaguchi, M., Oliver, M. J., Simmonds, J. & Sharp, R., 21 Apr 2020, In : Frontiers in plant science. 11, p. 1-18 18 p., 392.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Comparative study of pine reference genomes reveals transposable element interconnected gene networks

Voronova, A., Rendón-Anaya, M., Ingvarsson, P., Kalendar, R. & Ruņģis, D., 27 Jul 2020, (Submitted) In : Genes.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities

BMC Ecology (Journal)

Ruslan Kalendar (Reviewer)
24 Apr 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Crop modelling for Agriculture and Food Security under Global Change

Clara Lizarazo Torres (Attendee)
3 Feb 20205 Feb 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

STICS 2020 workshop

Clara Lizarazo Torres (Attendee)
6 Feb 20207 Feb 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Frontiers in plant science (Journal)

Fred Stoddard (Reviewer)
24 Jan 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

International Journal of Molecular Sciences (Journal)

Ruslan Kalendar (Reviewer)
21 May 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Prizes

Doctorate, Honoris Causa

Fred Stoddard (Recipient), 19 Dec 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

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Press / Media

Domestic legumes for animal feed

Fred Stoddard

17/09/2019

1 item of Media coverage

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Finnish faba bean for climate-smart agriculture

Fred Stoddard

13/09/2019

1 item of Media coverage

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Poor yield of faba bean may be due to pests and diseases

Fred Stoddard

31/01/2018

1 item of Media coverage

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