24 Mar 2017
16 Mar 2017
Press release : Toulouse, 14 March, 2017The pre-industrial demonstrator Toulouse White Biotechnology (TWB) is dedicated to accelerating the transition from academic research to industrial applications. Since its creation in 2012, TWB has proved an undeniable success which has been confirmed in 2016. Indeed, TWB reported a very positive performance over the past year, with a turnover of €9.5 M, representing a 10% increase in activity compared to 2015. Furthermore, as a token of its attractiveness, TWB announces the arrival of 8 new industrial partners in its consortium. For this new year, the pre-industrial demonstrator intends to continue supporting new collaborative R&D projects and aims to further encourage start-up creation and accompaniment.
07 Mar 2017
Analyzing the modulation of the hepatic epigenetic landscape in rainbow trout genome by nutritional status and nutrients shed new light on processes which contribute to the poor utilization of some of this new ingredients such as dietary carbohydrates.
24 Feb 2017
The mystery that is the origin of flowering plants has been partially solved thanks to a team from the Laboratoire de Physiologie Cellulaire et Végétale, in collaboration with the Reproduction et Développement des Plantes laboratory and Kew Gardens (UK). Their discovery, published in the journal New Phytologist on February 24, 2017, sheds light on a question that much intrigued Darwin: the appearance of a structure as complex as the flower over the course of evolution.