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Gallagher Named President of HPI

A veteran of the agricultural industry has been named the president and chief executive officer of Heartland Plant Innovations, Inc. (HPI) in Manhattan, Kan.

Release Date: 
Fri, 01/12/2018

Greenhouse expansion provides home to additional researchers

The warm orange glow of the greenhouses at the Kansas Wheat Innovation Center (KWIC) provide a welcoming nightlight to Kimball Avenue, but most passersby don’t realize the plants grown inside are the future of Kansas agriculture.

Release Date: 
Wed, 01/03/2018

Researcher aims at developing 'celiac-safe' wheat

Kansas researcher Chris Miller is working with the Kansas Wheat Commission on celiac-safe wheat.

Release Date: 
Mon, 01/04/2016

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Science and Policy

Manipulation of Guaiacyl and Syringyl Monomer Biosynthesis in an Arabidopsis Cinnamyl Alcohol Dehydrogenase Mutant Results in Atypical Lignin Biosynthesis and Modified Cell Wall Structure

Abstract: Modifying lignin composition and structure is a key strategy to increase plant cell wall digestibility for biofuel production.

Release Date: 
Thu, 10/08/2015

Loss of ferulate 5-hydroxylase leads to Mediator-dependent inhibition of soluble phenylpropanoid biosynthesis in Arabidopsis

Abstract: Phenylpropanoids are phenylalanine-derived specialized metabolites and include important structural components of plant cell walls such as lignin and hydroxycinnamic acids (HCAs), as well as ultraviolet and visible light-absorbing pigments, such as hydroxycinnamate esters (HCEs) and ant

Release Date: 
Thu, 10/08/2015

Progress and opportunities of doubled haploid Production.

Abstract: The book deals with the historical perspectives and the current status of doubled haploid production along with its practical implications in basic and applied research.

Release Date: 
Tue, 03/17/2015

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Heartland Plant Innovations Using doubled haploids to accelerate wheat variety development

Heartland Plant Innovations (HPI) was created by the farmer-stakeholders of the Kansas Wheat Commission and Kansas Association of Wheat Growers in 2009 to "accelerate research, development and commercialization of profitable innovations by achieving dramatic

Release Date: 
Thu, 03/22/2012

Kansas Bioscience Authority will invest $6M in KU Cancer Center, others

Kansas City Business Journal, July 26, 2011

Release Date: 
Tue, 07/26/2011

Rob Berard joins Heartland Plant as C.F.O.

BakingBusiness.com, Aug. 24, 2011

Release Date: 
Wed, 08/24/2011

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