Tag: biology

  • Institute Directors, Committees and food security

    Uncategorized | Douglas Kell

    Last week saw one of our regular meetings with the Directors (and the Directors of Operations) of the Institutes enjoying strategic support from the BBSRC. This was held at The Roslin Institute, and was the first such meeting since most of the Institutes had undergone major governance changes. It therefore provided a very useful forum for comparing notes and best practices, and especially for seeing where some intellectual overlaps might be exploited to best advantage. The differences in the essential knowledgebases (and literatures) in plant and animal genetics provided one obvious example. […]