03 November, 2020
A new test kit could enable quick and effective COVID-19 tests for people arriving at airports.
29 September, 2020
A nutritious millet crop grown mainly in West Africa could be genetically improved for large-scale agriculture in Saudi Arabia.
28 September, 2020
A molecular mimic designed to promote plant growth and limit witchweed infestation shows promise in initial trials.
16 August, 2020
Efficient greenhouse complexes that will grow crops using the resources available on desert coasts could improve food security for millions.
21 June, 2020
Researchers at KAUST are developing a test that is rapid, accurate and easy to use in the field—can it help flatten future curves?
01 June, 2020
Discovery of signaling intermediary could lead to more pest-resistant crops.
21 May, 2020
Plant scientist Salim Al-Babili and his team are working across many fronts to save sub-Saharan African cereal crops from a menacing weed.
Factors influencing the tolerance of barley to saline soils have been uncovered using an advanced robust statistical technique.
A newly discovered plant metabolite that promotes anchor root growth may prove valuable in helping crops grow in nutrient-deficient soils.
Dec 26, 2019