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      Du pétrole à la plante. Energie, chimie, matériaux : quelles cultures pour quels usages ?

      Alors que le changement climatique s'emballe, il est impératif de remplacer les ressources fossiles pour alimenter les secteurs de l’énergie et de la chimie. L’exploitation de la biomasse végétale, composée...



    • The IPS2 gears up for single-cell omics.

      The expertise in transcriptomics and epigenomics of the SPOmics and Epitrans platforms will now reach the single-cell scale thanks to the acquisition of the Chromium system from 10xGenomics. First equipment...



    • Third generation sequencing arrives at IPS2.

      The SPOmics platform expands the sequencing panel of IPS2 by acquiring the third generation sequencing system MinIon from Oxford Nanopore. This sequencing platform produces sequences of several thousands...



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      Obituary of Pierre Gadal

      Pierre Gadal (1938-2019), a major player in French Plant Physiology.
      After a PhD in Professor Brunel's laboratory in Toulouse, Pierre Gadal was successively assistant at the Paul Sabatier University, professor...



    • Le développement de blé avec un gluten hypoimmunogène

      Le développement de blé avec un gluten hypoimmunogène est empêché par la législation européenne sur l'édition génomique
      Les grains de blé contiennent du gluten. Ce gluten est composé de deux catégories...



    • Two distinguished PhDs at IPS2

      Kevin BAUDRY (Organellar Gene Expression)
      1)       Gordon Research Conference, Chloroplast Biotechnology (6-11 January 2019, Ventura (CA, US)) :
      Exploration of PPR-PPR interactions inside the Organelle...



    • The Pea Genome sequenced !

      The genome of Gregor Mendel's model plant, the pea, has just been sequenced by an international consortium including IPS2.
       
      An international consortium coordinated by INRA managed to decipher the pea genome...



    • New actor in plant immune signaling

      Plants can perceive in their environment generic pathogen patterns through transmembrane receptors. For instance the bacterial flagellin is recognized by the complex FLS2-BAK1. This event triggers an...



    • La Fête de la Science coming soon at IPS2

      La Fête de la Science coming soon at IPS2
      Like every year, IPS2, in link with the University of Paris-Sud, will contribute to the Fête de la Science event by organizing visits-meetings for high school...



    • SPS 2019 Meeting

      October 1st and 2nd, 2019 - IPS2 - Gif-sur-Yvette
      The next SPS Meeting will take place on October 1st and 2nd, 2019, at the Institute of Plant Sciences Paris-Saclay (IPS2), in front of the SPS International...



    • An IPS2 invited keynote speaker at the 7th European Workshop on “Peptide Signaling in Plants”


      An IPS2 invited keynote speaker at the 7th European Workshop on “Peptide Signaling in Plants” in Freudenstadt, Germany (September 11 – 13, 2019).
      Florian Frugier (IPS2) will talk about signaling peptides...



    • Graham Noctor appointed at the IUF

      Graham Noctor, professor at the Paris-Sud University and leader of the CCARS group at IPS2, has been appointed as senior member of the “Institut Universitaire de France” (IUF) for a five year period.
      This...



    • IPS2 and Thermofisher: Informing Job Opportunities in the Private Sector

      IPS2 and ThermoFisher Scientific: a successful collaboration to introduce career opportunities in the private sector to public service CDDs.
      IPS2 has chosen to be proactive in the field of job search for...



    • The symposium will take place on november 26 - 27 2019 on the CNRS Campus of Gif-sur-Yvette (France)

      The objective of the 4th Adam Kondorosi Symposium « Frontiers in Symbiosis » is to create a scientific event that is at the forefront of fundamental research in plant symbiosis. The Symposium will bring...



    • Enjeux et défis de l'amélioration d'une ancienne espèce agronomique

      Les enjeux agronomiques associés aux oléoprotéagineux sont multiples, essentiellement liés à l’huile (extractibilité, rendement, qualité) et au tourteau de pressage, riche en protéines, utilisé pour l’alimentation...



    • Diego Lijavetzky, a plant geneticist, working at the Institute of Agricultural Biology of Mendoza

      Diego Lijavetzky, a plant geneticist, working at the Institute of Agricultural Biology of Mendoza (CONICET-University of Cuyo, Argentina) has been invited to IPS2 by the Université Paris-Sud as a guest...



    • Training course "Targeted metabolomics or semi-targeted by chromatography and mass spectrometry", from 08/10/2019 to 11/10/2019

       
       
      This internship is organized in partnership with CNRS Formation Entreprises.
       
       
       
      The objective of this internship is to allow you to acquire the theoretical and practical bases of analytical techniques...



    • A shared garden at IPS2

      A shared garden has just been created at IPS2, with the support of the ADAS INRA and the Paris-Sud University. About 20 members of the institute, motivated by eco-responsible actions in a friendly environment...



    • The SPOmics Days

      The IPS2 Omics platforms (POPS, InterATOME and Metabolome) are organizing on June 17 and 18, 2019 a symposium dedicated to the approaches they are developing: the SPOmics days on plant transcriptomics...



    • Symposium specialized metabolites: from analysis to engineering

      SPS Symposium : July 4-5, 2019
       
      Recent advances in genetics, genomics, metabolomics, systems biology, biochemistry and cell biology have largely contributed to clarify the role of various plant specialized...