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Contractor / Funded Organisation: Leicester University, Department of Bota

Detailed below are science projects undertaken for, or managed on behalf of, Defra by the Contractor/Funded Organisation selected.

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AN0638: Development of citrus species - specific molecular probes.
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £72,158
Theme:   Food authenticity and adulteration: RESEARCH
 
 
AR0123: Development of promoters active at sites of pathogen attack and wounding
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1998, Cost £396,957
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Strategic Crop breeding and Management relevant to Sugars, Oilseeds and Proteins Division.
Keywords:  
Crop Improvement, Crops, Farming, Genetically modified food and crops, GM Food, Arable Farming, Biotechnology
 
 
CE0122: Optimisation of cereal transformation using cell culture-specific marker genes
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1998, Cost £443,753
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Strategic Crop breeding and Management relevant to Cereals Division.
Keywords:  
Cereal Production, Crop Improvement, Farming, Genetically modified food and crops, GM Food, Arable Farming, Biotechnology
 
 
FS1808: Transfer of genetically modified pollen
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £87,180
Theme:   Risk Management: RESEARCH
 
 
FS1809: Gene expression in anthers and nectaries of transgenic plants
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1995, Cost £122,154
Theme:   Novel Foods
 
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