agrobiological


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ag·ro·bi·ol·o·gy

 (ăg′rō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of plant nutrition and growth in relation to soil conditions, especially to determine ways to increase crop yields.

ag′ro·bi′o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), ag′ro·bi′o·log′i·cal adj.
ag′ro·bi·ol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.agrobiological - of or pertaining to agrobiologyagrobiological - of or pertaining to agrobiology  
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In collaboration with the National Agriculture and Food Research Organization in Japan, Professor Greg Hurst and Professor Steve Paterson from the University's Institute of Integrative Biology have been awarded GBP440,000 through UK Research and Innovation's (UKRI) Fund for International Collaboration to investigate the genetics and evolutionary dynamics of male-killer suppression in the lacewing Mallada desjardinsi with Dr Daisuke Kageyama from the Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, National Agriculture and Food Research Organisation, Japan.
degree, he worked as a researcher at the National Institute of Agrobiological Resources, Tsukuba from 1983 to 1994.
The inbred mouse strains DDD and B6 were maintained at the National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences (NIAS, Tsukuba, Japan).
By a BLAST search against flanking sequences in Rice Tos17 Insertion Mutant Database (http:// tos.nias.affrc.go.jp), mutant seeds of LOC_Os09g24220 were introduced from National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Japan.
[1] R&D Department, Nittobo Medical Co., Ltd., Koriyama, Japan; [2] Transgenic Silkworm Research Unit, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Ibaraki, Japan.
This fruit is a naturalized variety widely adapted to the oscillating conditions and agrobiological fluctuations of the biome that represents the Mid-North portion of the Northeast region in Brazil.
A team led by Yusaku Uga of the National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, described the finding of a remarkable gene in a rice plant cultivated in the dry uplands of the Philippines.
We would also like to thank Noriyuki Hamasima, a senior researcher of the Animal Genome Program Analysis Team of the National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, Japan for supplying the SSRH panel DNA.