10-year funding by @NWO_Science and @MinOCW with partners at @UvA_Amsterdam, @VUamsterdam , @WUR, @UtrechtUni, @niooknaw to harness the power of the #microbiome to protect #plants against stress and make agriculture more sustainable #planthealth Visit https://t.co/VgQjDJATQO https://t.co/N9e0ru42GM— MiCRop - Microbial Imprinting for Crop Resilience (@MiCRop_research) September 2, 2020
The Hugo de Vries Prize 2022 was awarded to Eline Ampt for her outstanding thesis on the relationship between biodiversity and plant diseases in natural ecosystems
New publication on genetic factors involved in rice-microbe interaction and their relevance in drought tolerance
Expedition to the Galápagos Islands to uncover invisible life and its relationship with the local flora
MiCRop researchers Harro Bouwmeester, Lemeng Dong, Chengsheng Li, Marnix Medema and a team of international collaborators have identifed a maize line that is resistant to Striga
Sanne will strengthen the team with her communications and marketing experience
Anniversary lecture at Spui25 in Amsterdam on 14 November
The joint initiative of Wageningen University & Research and Utrecht University has officially opened
A new publication in Nature Communications, partly funded by MiCRop, by the groups of Jos Raaijmakers and Marnix Medema.
Conference on plant-microbe interactions on 13-17 November 2022 in Copenhagen. Call for abstracts is open!
Workshop bringing together computational, cell, and evolutionary biologists
We are happy to announce our first live MiCRop Annual Meeting
MICROBE-ASSISTED CROP PRODUCTION-OPPORTUNITIES, CHALLENGES & NEEDS
Gordon Research Conference: Interfaces with Soil and Microbes
SPUN is a non-profit, science-based initiative founded to map fungal networks and advocate for their protection.
The FFU Conversation Series are short lectures where guest lecturers or researchers can present their ideas about a topical food issue or present their recent research to the FFU community.
October 22-24, 2021
Review on multi-omics data integration methods to unravel signalling relationships.
Review on metabolic interactions and beneficial microbe recruitment, published in Current Opinion in Biotechnology.
Review on stress responses in plants, published in Metabolites
An impression from the on-going work.
Articles featuring, among others, MiCRop PIs Corné Pieterse and Toby Kiers in Bionieuws
In this series, we interview the researchers that are driving MiCRop. Meet Rumyana Karlova, assistant professor at Wageningen University!
In this series, we interview the researchers that are driving MiCRop. Meet Giannis Stringlis, postdoctoral researcher Utrecht University!
Call for applications by KNAW
Tonight is all about plant science on TV: science programme Zembla features among others Harro Bouwmeester representing MiCRop, and in 'Grote Vragen', you can follow Christa Testerink and her research. Watch it live on NPO 2 or afterwards online.
Six consortia of top researchers are being awarded a total of 113.8 million euros to conduct groundbreaking scientific research programmes in the coming years, the Dutch Research Council (NWO) has announced.